Multitude

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Multitude->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ multitude
multitude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ numerous
numerous
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ numerosity
numerosity
numerality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ multiplicity
multiplicity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ profusion
profusion
&c.(plenty) 639
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ legion
legion
host
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ great number
great number
large number
round number
enormous number
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ a quantity
a quantity
numbers
array
sight
army
sea
galaxy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ scores
scores
peck
bushel
shoal
swarm
draught
bevy
cloud
flock
herd
drove
flight
covey
hive
brood
litter
farrow
fry
nest
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ crowd
crowd
&c.(assemblage) 72
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lots
lots
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ all in the world and his wife
all in the world and his wife
=>(Increase of number)
GRP: \\ N \\ Increase of number
Sgm: \\ N \\ Increase of number \\ greater number
greater number
majority
Sgm: \\ N \\ Increase of number \\ multiplication
multiplication
multiple
PARAG:Multitude->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be numerous
be numerous
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ swarm with
swarm with
teem with
creep with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ crowd
crowd
swarm
come thick upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ outnumber
outnumber
multiply
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ people
people
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ swarm like locusts
swarm like locusts
swarm like bees
PARAG:Multitude->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ many
many
several
sundry
divers
various
not a few
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Briarean
Briarean
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ a hundred
a hundred
a thousand
a myriad
a million
a quadrillion
a nonillion
a thousand and one
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ some ten or a dozen
some ten or a dozen
some forty or fifty
&c.???
half a dozen
half a hundred
&c.???
very many
full many
ever so many
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ numerous
numerous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ numerose
numerose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ profuse
profuse
in profusion
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ manifold
manifold
multiplied
multitudinous
multiple
multinominal
teeming
populous
peopled
crowded
thick
studded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ galore
galore
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ thick coming
thick coming
many more
more than one can tell
a world of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ no end of
no end of
no end to
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ cum multis aliis
cum multis aliis
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ thick as hops
thick as hops
thick as hail
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ plenty as blackberries
plenty as blackberries
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ numerous as the stars in the firmament
numerous as the stars in the firmament
numerous as the sands on the seashore
numerous as the hairs on the head
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ and what not
and what not
and heaven knows what
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ endless
endless
&c.(infinite) 105

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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