as many as
Definition of as many as
—used to suggest that a number or amount is surprisingly large As many as 60 students competed for the prize. They lost by as many as 20 points.
Word by Word Definitions
: consisting of or amounting to a large but indefinite number
: being one of a large but indefinite number
: a large number of persons or things
: a large but indefinite number
: the great majority of people
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