What does numerous mean?

Definitions for numerous
ˈnu mər əs, ˈnyu-nu·mer·ous

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. numerous, legion(p)(adj)

    amounting to a large indefinite number

    "numerous times"; "the family was numerous"; "Palomar's fans are legion"

Wiktionary

  1. numerous(Adjective)

    Indefinitely large numerically, many

Webster Dictionary

  1. Numerous(adj)

    consisting of a great number of units or individual objects; being many; as, a numerous army

  2. Numerous(adj)

    consisting of poetic numbers; rhythmical; measured and counted; melodious; musical

  3. Origin: [L. numerosus. See Number.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'numerous' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3048

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'numerous' in Adjectives Frequency: #421

How to pronounce numerous?

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

How to say numerous in sign language?

  1. numerous

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of numerous in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of numerous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of numerous in a Sentence

  1. Tacitus:

    The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.

  2. External Affairs spokesman Vikas Swarup:

    Numerous third-party sources have told us they were alive.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    He has voted with the NRA, with the gun lobby numerous times.

  4. Gloria Anzaldua:

    The possibilities are numerous once we decide to act and not react.

  5. Lolene Gifford:

    These kids have had the rug pulled out from under them numerous ways.

Images & Illustrations of numerous

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