abounding

adjective abound·ing \ ə-ˈbau̇n-diŋ \

Definition of abounding

: existing in or providing a great or plentiful quantity or supply
  • It's simply full of … villains, impossible heroics and abounding clichés.
  • —Newgate Callendar
  • My willingness to do so was hampered by an abounding ignorance of how it should be done …
  • —Maya Angelou
  • an area of research abounding in/with new developments

aboundingly

adverb
    • I studied him with the attention and respect that a younger man pays to an exemplary older one, and I was aboundingly repaid.
    • —Wendell Berry

First Known Use of abounding

1560



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