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

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  1. :  extremely disagreeable or objectionable

    :  inspiring awe

    :  filled with awe: such as

  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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