What does galore mean?

Definitions for galoregəˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. galore(ip)(adj)

    in great numbers

    "daffodils galore"

  2. abounding, galore(ip)(adj)

    existing in abundance

    "abounding confidence"; "whiskey galore"


  1. galore(Adjective)

    In abundance.

    After the shipwreck there was whisky galore to be had for the taking.

  2. Origin: From go leor and gu leòr, gu leòir, "enough, plenty", "till sufficiency, till plenty, till clarity'" (leor is the dative of léir "sufficiency, plenty, clarity").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Galore

    plenty; abundance; in abundance

  2. Origin: [Scot. gelore, gilore, galore, fr. Gael. gu ler, enough; gu- to, also an adverbial prefix + ler, leir, enough; or fr. Ir. goleor, the same word.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Galore

    ga-lōr′, adv. in abundance, plentifully.—n. abundance. [Ir. go leór, sufficiently—go, an adverbialising particle, leór, sufficient.]

Anagrams for galore »

  1. gaoler, goaler

  2. Gaoler


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of galore in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of galore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jerry P. Bolton:

    “…Aberjhani the new Savannah has a hero a poet laureate, maybe a poet hero they respond to this poet, awards, honors galore, ever sat down and read Aberjhani’s stuff mean really read it …Savannah spawned something here, Johnny Mercer meet Aberjhani…”

  2. Jeff Popick:

    George, truth be told, I’ve been TOO patient and TOO loyal and have allowed horrible and abusive treatment that has worked to our severe detriment. You have made us broken promises galore, to the extent that they are not only deplorable, but downright actionable.

  3. Olivia Ward:

    They do give you all the tools that you need plus you have phone numbers galore, and it's your responsibility to reach out if you feel like you're sinking, everybody that's on 'The Biggest Loser' is an adult. You are given a calorie count. Mine was 1304. I was given that from a doctor, and I adhered to that because that was the medical advice and direction that I was given.

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