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

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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

    Etymology: [L. numerosus. See Number.]

  2. Numerous(adj)

    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

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?

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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. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    O my Brothers! love your Country. Our Country is our home, the home which God has given us, placing therein a numerous family which we love and are loved by, and with which we have a more intimate and quicker communion of feeling and thought than with others; a family which by its concentration upon a given spot, and by the homogeneous nature of its elements, is destined for a special kind of activity.

  2. Aaron Watkins:

    On numerous occasions ... Mr Sarao is alleged to have spoofed the market.

  3. Brett Thomson:

    Over the past month we have had numerous clients replying that they will be in touch after all the health scares are over, even if we explain how far southern Africa is from West Africa, it does not change their mind. Africa is seen as a country and hardly ever as a continent.

  4. Mylan Chief Executive Heather Bresch:

    We remain steadfast in our legally binding commitment to acquire Perrigo and have taken numerous concrete steps to lay out a clear and certain path towards completion.

  5. Deadria Farmer-Paellmann:

    These are corporations that benefited from stealing people, from stealing labor, from forced breeding, from torture, from committing numerous horrendous acts, and there's no reason why they should be able to hold onto assets they acquired through such horrendous acts.

Images & Illustrations of numerous

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