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an awful lot

Definition of an awful lot

informal

  1. 1 :  a large amount <They lost an awful lot of money.> <She does an awful lot of talking.>

  2. 2 :  very much <I like him an awful lot.>



Word by Word Definitions

awfulplay
  1. :  inspiring awe

    :  filled with awe: as

    :  afraid, terrified

  1. :  very, extremely

  1. :  an object used as a counter in determining a question by chance

    :  the use of lots as a means of deciding something

    :  the resulting choice

  1. :  allot, apportion

    :  to form or divide into lots


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