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abounding

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

possessing or covered with great numbers or amounts of something specified
  • a city abounding with inviting parks
  • it's a new field abounding in job opportunities

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abounding

verb
present participle of abound

Synonyms & Antonyms of abounding (Entry 2 of 2)

to be copiously supplied
  • a city that abounds with art museums and private galleries

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The first known use of abounding was in 1560

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“Abounding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abounding. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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