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nu·mer·ous

 (no͞o′mər-əs, nyo͞o′-)
adj.
Amounting to a large number; many.

[Middle English, from Latin numerōsus, from numerus, number; see number.]

nu′mer·ous·ly adv.
nu′mer·ous·ness n.

numerous

(ˈnjuːmərəs)
adj
1. being many
2. consisting of many units or parts: a numerous collection.
ˈnumerously adv
ˈnumerousness, numerosity n

nu•mer•ous

(ˈnu mər əs, ˈnyu-)

adj.
1. very many; being or existing in great quantity.
2. comprising a great number of units or individuals: Recent audiences have been more numerous.
[1580–90; < Latin numerōsus <numer(us) number]
nu′mer•ous•ly, adv.
nu′mer•ous•ness, nu`me•ros′i•ty (-məˈrɒs ɪ ti) n.
syn: See many.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.numerous - amounting to a large indefinite number; "numerous times"; "the family was numerous"; "Palomar's fans are legion"
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"

numerous

adjective many, several, countless, lots, abundant, plentiful, innumerable, copious, manifold, umpteen (informal), profuse, thick on the ground Such crimes were just as numerous then as they are today. She made numerous attempts to diet, but her weight still soared.
few, not many, scarcely any

numerous

adjective
Amounting to or consisting of a large, indefinite number:
Idiom: quite a few.
Translations
عَديد، كَثير، مُتَعَدِّدمُتَعَدِّدُ
četný
adskilligefor mange
lukuisa
brojan
margir
多数の
매우 많은
daudz
številen
otalig
มากมาย
sayısızpek çok
nhiều

numerous

[ˈnjuːmərəs] ADJnumeroso
in numerous casesen numerosos casos
numerous people believe thatmucha gente cree que ...

numerous

[ˈnjuːmərəs] adj [examples, attempts, problems] → nombreux/euse
Despite numerous attempts I have been unable to find a job → Malgré de nombreuses tentatives je n'ai pas pu trouver de travail.
on numerous occasions → à de multiples reprises

numerous

adjzahlreich; familykinderreich; on numerous occasionsbei vielen Gelegenheiten; it happened numerous timeses geschah sehr oft

numerous

[ˈnjuːmrəs] adjnumeroso/a

numerous

(ˈnjuːmərəs) adjective
very many. His faults are too numerous to mention.

numerous

مُتَعَدِّدُ četný adskillige zahlreich πολυάριθμος numeroso lukuisa nombreux brojan numeroso 多数の 매우 많은 talrijk tallrik liczny numeroso многочисленный otalig มากมาย sayısız nhiều 无数的

numerous

a. numeroso-a.
References in classic literature ?
The country, it is well known, has become infested with cats -- so much so of late, that a petition for relief, most numerously and respectably signed, was brought before the Legislature at its late memorable session.
The truth is, that women try marriage as a Refuge, far more numerously than they are willing to admit; and, what is more, they find that marriage has justified their confidence in it.
The prince's subjects are now pretty numerously employed about the station-house, some in taking care of the baggage, others in collecting fuel, feeding the engines, and such congenial occupations; and I can conscientiously affirm that persons more attentive to their business, more willing to accommodate, or more generally agreeable to the passengers, are not to be found on any railroad.
And then to look at him, handsomely clothed in his fur and broadcloths, rich, free, numerously served and attended, his eyes roving far away among the glories of the landscape, no miserable screen before them to darken his sight and cast its shadow on him, was enough.
When I began my career in public education I had no real idea I would have the numerously positive experiences Ive enjoyed, said Frailey, education specialist for Stantec.
When we reconnected again at the end of last year, he was his jolly self: laughing and full of gusto and shaking my hand numerously in great disbelief.
The IMI's presence in South Sudan may be aimed at building a secret arms factory in the region to supply the rebels with weapons more easily and numerously.
There are court cases that we don't inform the public that we have won and compensations have been made over grievances that we receive numerously, but again people take up services to get their hands on devices and then decide not to pay.
FTC Chairman Kim Sang-jo has numerously pointed out the problems with family-run Mirae Asset Group's governance long before he became the "chaebol sniper" for the incumbent administration.
Today the country can be called the most active co-chair of the MG, as the Russian president and FM have numerously held trilateral meetings with Azerbaijani and Armenian heads of state and foreign ministers in order to accelerate the settlement process of the long-standing conflict.
During the last 10 years, the GAIDA Festival has become a prestigious event, not only for Lithuanian music lovers, but also for international audiences that numerously attend concerts of the festival.
President Sisi and a set of Egyptian officials meet with Chinese businessmen - Press Photo Consultations between both sides will be numerously exchanged to ensure that both states' economies are served well by the partnership.