Simple Definition of numerous
: existing in large numbers
Full Definition of numerous
: consisting of great numbers of units or individuals <born into a numerous family>; also : many <received numerous complaints>
Examples of numerous in a sentence
She decided to leave for numerous reasons.
The birds are becoming more numerous in this area.
Origin and Etymology of numerous
Middle English, from Latin numerosus, from numerus
First Known Use: 15th century
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