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Princeton's WordNet

  1. multitude, masses, mass, hoi polloi, people, the great unwashednoun

    the common people generally

    "separate the warriors from the mass"; "power to the people"

Wiktionary

  1. massesnoun

    People, especially a large number of people

  2. massesnoun

    The total population.

    The masses will be voting this Tuesday.

  3. massesnoun

    The lower classes or all but the elite.

    ...the ignorant masses...

  4. Massesnoun

    Plural form of Mass.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of masses in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of masses in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of masses in a Sentence

  1. Todd Thompson:

    Immediately, everyone was like' wow,' because it was such a spectacular thing, not only because it proved that LIGO worked, but because the masses were huge. Black holes that size are a big deal -- we hadn't seen them before.

  2. William Osler:

    One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.

  3. Larry McCutcheon:

    I thought Pete Buttigieg answered the questions directly. Pete Buttigieg has a clear vision for the country. My question is will a candidate like this young man resonate with the masses, black voters don't know his name. ... I think when he comes back you will see a large African American turnout.

  4. Meghan McCain:

    It seems weird callous to boycott a company who supplies food to the masses and employs 4,000 people during a pandemic, no matter what your politics, who wants more people out of work? Almost every CEO, boss, person I interact with and consume products from disagrees with me.

  5. George Orwell, 1984:

    War is a way of shattering to pieces, or pouring into the stratosphere, or sinking in the depths of the sea, materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable, and hence, in the long run, too intelligent.

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