What does Plenty mean?

Definitions for Plenty
ˈplɛn tiPlen·ty

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Plenty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. plenty, plentifulness, plenteousness, plenitude, plentitude(noun)

    a full supply

    "there was plenty of food for everyone"

  2. batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad(adverb)

    (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

    "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"

  3. enough, plenty(adverb)

    as much as necessary

    "Have I eaten enough?"; (`plenty' is nonstandard) "I've had plenty, thanks"

Wiktionary

  1. plenty(Noun)

    An adequate amount.

    We are lucky to live in a land of peace and plenty.

  2. plenty(Adverb)

    Sufficiently or very.

    This office is plenty big enough for our needs.

  3. plenty(Pronoun)

    A sufficient quantity. More than enough.

  4. plenty(Adjective)

    plentiful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Plenty(adj)

    full or adequate supply; enough and to spare; sufficiency; specifically, abundant productiveness of the earth; ample supply for human wants; abundance; copiousness

  2. Plenty(adj)

    plentiful; abundant

Freebase

  1. Plenty

    Plenty is a play by David Hare, first performed in 1978, about British post-war disillusion. Susan Traherne, a former secret agent, is a woman conflicted by the contrast between her past, exciting triumphs—she had worked behind enemy lines as a Special Operations Executive courier in Nazi-occupied France during World War II—and the mundane nature of her present life, as the increasingly depressed wife of a diplomat whose career she has destroyed. Viewing society as morally bankrupt, Susan has become self-absorbed, bored, and destructive — the slow deterioration in her mental health mirrors the crises in the ruling class of post-war Britain. Susan Traherne's story is told in a non-linear chronology, alternating between her wartime and post-wartime lives, illustrating how youthful dreams rarely are realised and how a person's personal life can affect the outside world.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Plenty

    plen′ti, n. a full supply: all that can be needed: abundance.—adj. being in abundance.—adj. Plen′tēous, fully sufficient: abundant: fruitful: well provided: rich: (B.) giving plentifully.—adv. Plen′tēously.—n. Plen′tēousness.—adj. Plen′tiful, copious: abundant: yielding abundance.—adv. Plen′tifully.—n. Plen′tifulness.—Horn of plenty (see Horn). [O. Fr. plente—L. plenus, full.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. PLENTY

    A desirable condition that is likely to step out whenever Extravagance steps in.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Plenty' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2436

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Plenty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1262

How to pronounce Plenty?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Plenty in sign language?

  1. plenty

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Plenty in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Plenty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Plenty in a Sentence

  1. De Blasio:

    Michael Bloomberg had almost six full years to say it was wrong... De Blasio have had plenty of inflection points where he could have said,' You know what, I was wrong,' michael Bloomberg has never cared to do that. And I think that says something about the veracity of this.

  2. Sean Curry:

    There's a big difference between a small meniscal tear and a large one. It also depends on how the patient applies themselves to their recovery, for someone like Federer, who will have one-on-one physio and plenty of time to work hard, a return within a month is reasonable.

  3. Jessica Herrin:

    I’ve learned a lot from making plenty of mistakes, if I can help others get there faster, it will be all the more worthwhile.

  4. Proverb:

    How many angels are there One - who transforms our live - is plenty.

  5. Karl Blanchet:

    There were plenty of doctors and nurses who wanted to help and were devalued by the international system.

Images & Illustrations of Plenty

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