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ga·lore

 (gə-lôr′)
adj.
In great numbers; in abundance: "with balloons and hot dogs ... and fireworks galore" (Anne Armstrong).

[Irish Gaelic go leór, enough : go, adv. particle + leór, enough (from Old Irish lour, alteration of roar; see per- in Indo-European roots).]

galore

(ɡəˈlɔː)
determiner
(immediately postpositive) in great numbers or quantity: there were daffodils galore in the park.
[C17: from Irish Gaelic go leór to sufficiency]

ga•lore

(gəˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr)

adv.
in abundance; in plentiful amounts (used postpositively): food and drink galore.
[1660–70; < Irish go leor enough, plenty (Scottish Gaelic gu leòr, leòir)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.galore - in great numbers; "daffodils galore"
many - a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number; "many temptations"; "the temptations are many"; "a good many"; "a great many"; "many directions"; "take as many apples as you like"; "too many clouds to see"; "never saw so many people"
2.galore - existing in abundancegalore - existing in abundance; "abounding confidence"; "whiskey galore"
abundant - present in great quantity; "an abundant supply of water"

galore

adverb in abundance, everywhere, to spare, all over the place, aplenty, in great numbers, in profusion, in great quantity, à gogo (informal) a popular resort with beaches galore
Translations
بِوَفْرَه، بِغَزارَه
hojnýspousty
i massevis
bÿsn af, í hrönnum
begalė
bez galapārpilnībā

galore

[gəˈlɔːʳ] ADVen cantidad, a porrillo
bargains galoregangas fpl a porrillo or en cantidad

galore

[gəˈlɔːr] adven abondance, à gogo
bargains galore → de bonnes affaires en abondance

galore

advin Hülle und Fülle

galore

[gəˈlɔːʳ] adva iosa, a profusione

galore

(gəˈloː) adjective
(placed immediately after noun) in large amounts, numbers. There are book-shops galore in this town.
References in classic literature ?
Houses there were galore, furnished and unfurnished; but one was too big, another too small; this one too expensive, that one too far from Redmond.
I have food galore for all the caprices of appetite.
The Debating Club flourished and gave several concerts; there were one or two parties almost verging on grown-up affairs; there were sleigh drives and skating frolics galore.
It is a big, airy room, the whole floor nearly, with windows that look all ways, and air and sunshine galore. It was nursery first and then playroom and gymnasium, I should judge; for the windows are barred for little children, and there are rings and things in the walls.
There were furs galore, and on top of all was a robe of swanskins--white swan-skins--I have never seen anything like that robe.
"Thanks galore. But you've been confoundedly unsympathetic about this thing, Bunny, and I don't think I shall tell you my scheme till I've carried it out."
Diamonds galore! As a general rule nothing would induce me to abuse my position as a guest.
Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Aimed at assisting common people of Kashmir reach out to their near and dear ones at a time when restrictions are galore in the valley, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has asked people to contact its "Madadgar Helpline numbers" 14411 and 9469793260.
The B-listed cottage on Barra where Sir Compton wrote Whisky Galore has an asking price of offers over PS325,000.
THE Scots village where they filmed the remake of Whisky Galore! is toasting the return of film crews for a scary thriller.
'Then pag nahuli na magaling umarte, sob stories galore,' Parc replied.