how many

Definition of how many

  1. —used to ask or talk about an amount 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?

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  in what manner or way

    :  for what reason :  why

    :  with what meaning :  to what effect

  1. :  the way or manner in which

    :  the state or condition in which

    :  that

  1. :  a question about manner or method

    :  manner, method

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  1. :  consisting of or amounting to a large but indefinite number

    :  being one of a large but indefinite number

  1. :  a large number of persons or things

  1. :  a large but indefinite number

    :  the great majority of people


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