What does ample mean?

Definitions for ample
ˈæm pəlam·ple

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ample(adj)

    more than enough in size or scope or capacity

    "had ample food for the party"; "an ample supply"

  2. ample, copious, plenteous, plentiful, rich(adj)

    affording an abundant supply

    "had ample food for the party"; "copious provisions"; "food is plentiful"; "a plenteous grape harvest"; "a rich supply"

  3. ample, sizable, sizeable(adj)

    fairly large

    "a sizable fortune"; "an ample waistline"; "of ample proportions"

Wiktionary

  1. ample(Adjective)

    Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended.

  2. ample(Adjective)

    Fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice.

  3. ample(Adjective)

    Not contracted or brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative.

  4. Origin: From ample, from amplus, probably for ambiplus, the last syllable akin to Latin plenus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ample(adj)

    large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended

  2. Ample(adj)

    fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice

  3. Ample(adj)

    not contracted of brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ample

    am′pl, adj. spacious: large enough: abundant: liberal: copious, or of great length.—ns. Am′pleness; Ampliā′tion, enlarging, an enlargement.—adj. Ampliā′tive (rare).—adv. Am′ply. [Fr.—L. amplus, large.]

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How to say ample in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ample in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ample in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of ample in a Sentence

  1. Sonny Perdue:

    I believe this provides ample time for Congress to act.

  2. Yang Hai:

    The market is turning optimistic, against a backdrop of ample liquidity.

  3. Olivier Jakob:

    For now, there is still an ample supply of crude and a huge amount in storage.

  4. Tenaris Canada:

    Canadian manufacturers have ample capacity to assure any security of supply concerns.

  5. Paul Wiedefeld:

    Any service change in the plan that could affect your commute will receive ample notice.

Images & Illustrations of ample

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  • متوفرArabic
  • обилен, обширен, просторенBulgarian
  • hojnýCzech
  • rigelig, stor, vid, fyldigDanish
  • üppigGerman
  • extenso, abundante, amplio, generosoSpanish
  • فراوان, فراخ, کافیPersian
  • runsas, laaja, tilavaFinnish
  • ampleFrench
  • प्रचुरHindi
  • լայն, ընդարձակ, լայնածավալ, միանգամայն բավարար, լիառատArmenian
  • ampio, abbondanteItalian
  • 十分なJapanese
  • ampleLatin
  • rijkelijk voorhanden, overvloedig, abondantDutch
  • rikelig, fyldigNorwegian
  • duży, obszernyPolish
  • достаточный, обширный, обильный, просторный, огромныйRussian
  • fyllig, tillräcklig, fullödigSwedish
  • పుష్కలం, ధారాళంTelugu

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