Definition of how many
- How many people were there?
- I was surprised by how many people were there.
- How many times do I have to tell you to lock the door?
: in what manner or way
: for what reason : why
: with what meaning : to what effect
: the way or manner in which
: however, as
: a question about manner or method
: manner, method
: 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
Britannica English: Translation of how many for Arabic speakers
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