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multitudinous

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adjective mul·ti·tu·di·nous \ˌməl-tə-ˈtüd-nəs, -ˈtyüd-; -ˈtü-dən-əs, -ˈtyü-\

Simple Definition of multitudinous

  • : very many

Full Definition of multitudinous

  1. 1 :  including a multitude of individuals :  populous <the multitudinous city>

  2. 2 :  existing in a great multitude <multitudinous opportunities>

  3. 3 :  existing in or consisting of innumerable elements or aspects <multitudinous applause>

mul·ti·tu·di·nous·ly adverb
mul·ti·tu·di·nous·ness noun

Examples of multitudinous

  1. Their lives have changed in multitudinous ways.

  2. <the multitudinous questions that seem to be an inevitable part of opening day at school>



1604

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1604


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