as many...(as) - definition and synonyms

  1. a number equal to a particular number of people, things etc
    as many...(as) as:

    Jason has a lot of friends, but I think I have as many as him.

    as many something as:

    They try to interview as many candidates as possible.

    half/twice/three times etc as many:

    This year we had twice as many visitors as in previous years.

See also main entry: many