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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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Numerology

  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. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    Insurrection: Insurrection as soon as circumstances allow: insurrection, strenuous, ubiquitous: the insurrection of the masses: the holy war of the oppressed: the republic to make republicans: the people in action to initiate progress. Let the insurrection announce with its awful voice the decrees of God: let it clear and level the ground on which its own immortal structure shall be raised. Let it, like the Nile, flood all the country that it is destined to make fertile.

  2. Todd Thompson:

    What weve done here is come up with a new way to search for black holes, but weve also potentially identified one of the first of a new class of low-mass black holes that astronomers hadnt previously known about. the masses of things tell us about their formation and evolution, and they tell us about their nature.

  3. Denis Diderot:

    The general interest of the masses might take the place of the insight of genius if it were allowed freedom of action.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Intellectuals are real and actuals who speak first to bare open and bring fore the burning matters’ factual before others can speak up and never latch up to the craziest trend amongst masses to popularize themselves.

  5. Rune Leknes:

    Beauty is not defined by the masses but by the opinion of the individual.

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