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aplenty

adjective aplen·ty \ ə-ˈplen-tē \
Updated on: 15 Apr 2018
: being in plenty or abundance used postpositively
  • money aplenty for all their needs

Examples of aplenty in a Sentence

  1. We found mistakes aplenty in their story.

  2. there will be food and drink aplenty, so please come

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First Known Use of aplenty

1830

in the meaning defined above

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aplenty

adverb
1 : in abundance : plentifully
2 : very much : extremely
  • scared aplenty

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First Known Use of aplenty

1846

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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aplenty

  • : in a large number or amount



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