What does numerous mean?

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ˈnu mər əs, ˈnyu-nu·mer·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. numerous, legion(p)adjective

    amounting to a large indefinite number

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

Wiktionary

  1. numerousadjective

    Indefinitely large numerically, many

Webster Dictionary

  1. Numerousadjective

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

    Etymology: [L. numerosus. See Number.]

  2. Numerousadjective

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

    Etymology: [L. numerosus. See Number.]

Editors Contribution

  1. numerous

    What is my numerouri. And why I here on earth

    Tell me all about me

    Submitted by Candy.crazy.insane on March 14, 2020  

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

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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. Visalia Police Department:

    The Visalia Police Department received numerous tips regarding the identity of the persons involved, detectives were able to identify Joshua Portillo … as the suspect responsible for Nicholas Moll’s death.

  2. Marie Schubert:

    The investigation is highly complex involving many witnesses, videos of numerous types and significant physical evidence, this is an ongoing investigation and we anticipate more arrests in this case.

  3. Carolyn Pawlenty:

    Derek I want you to know I have always believed in your innocence, and I will never waiver from that, i have read numerous letters from people around the world that also believe in your innocence.

  4. The FTC:

    Numerous companies now prominently disclose resort fees early in the booking process, and right next to the advertised room rate … Importantly, these websites also add the resort fee to the ‘ total ’ price shown for the stay.

  5. Sean Conley:

    After numerous discussions, The President and I had regarding the evidence for and against the use of hydroxychloroquine, we concluded the potential benefit from treatment outweighed the relative risks.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. ostensive
    • B. numinous
    • C. motile
    • D. usurious

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