Definitions for myriadˈmɪr i əd
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a large indefinite number
"he faced a myriad of details"
ten thousand, 10000, myriad(adj)
the cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand
countless, infinite, innumerable, innumerous, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, uncounted, unnumberable, unnumbered, unnumerable(adj)
too numerous to be counted
"incalculable riches"; "countless hours"; "an infinite number of reasons"; "innumerable difficulties"; "the multitudinous seas"; "myriad stars"; "untold thousands"
Ten thousand; 10,000.
A countless number or multitude (of specified things).
Earth hosts a myriad of animals.
Multifaceted, having innumerable elements.
Great in number; innumerable, multitudinous.
Earth hosts myriad animals.
Origin: From myriade, from myrias (genitive of myriadis), from μυριάδος, genitive of μυριάς, from μύριος.
the number of ten thousand; ten thousand persons or things
an immense number; a very great many; an indefinitely large number
consisting of a very great, but indefinite, number; as, myriad stars
Origin: [Gr. , , fr. numberless, pl. ten thousand: cf. F. myriade.]
Myriad, "numberless, countless, infinite", is a classical Greek word for the number 10,000. In modern English, the word refers to an unspecified large quantity.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Despite the myriad announcements of capex cuts, production has yet to respond enough to rebalance the market.
There are myriad concerns when looking at this design, chiefly whether or not passengers would be able to evacuate in 90 seconds.
Zygmunt Zikorra inquired; Have modern-day geologists been able to determine whether myriad 'baldface' and 'baldhead' mountains were ever hirsute?
It's the ones that, that everybody brings up. The whole myriad of them -- starting with President Obama's ideas that were rejected in the Congress.
All Faith is false, all Faith is true:
Truth is the shattered mirror strown
In myriad bits; while each believes
His little bit the whole to own.
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- miríadaCatalan, Valencian
- тьмаOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- deng mil, myrdd, myrddiwnWelsh
- Myriade, Vielzahl, unzählig, Unmenge, Myriaden, UnzahlGerman
- suunnaton, määrä, lukematon, myriadiFinnish
- myriade, nombreuxFrench
- ריבוא, רבבהHebrew
- բյուր, անհաշիվ, բյուրավոր, անթիվ, անհամարArmenian
- aragrúi, mýgrútur, urmull, ótal, ógrynniIcelandic
- myrias, permultiLatin
- myriade, een groot aantalDutch
- masa, mnóstwo, miriada, niezliczonyPolish
- мириады, мириа́да, тьмаRussian
- otal, otalig mängd, oräknelig, otalig, myriadSwedish
- hindi mabilangTagalog
- bir sürü, sayısız, çok büyük sayı, pek çok, on binTurkish
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