Definition of PLETHORA

an amount or supply more than sufficient to meet one's needs <a biology textbook that is helpfully illustrated with a plethora of excellent illustrations>
the state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed <the author offers a plethora of detail that tends to overwhelm the reader>
Near Antonyms dearth, lack, scarcity, want

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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