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Words used to describe large amounts and quantities - thesaurus

Synonyms

substantial

adjective

large in amount or degree

considerable

adjective

large in size, amount, or degree

extensive

adjective

very large in amount or degree

enormous

adjective

very large in size or quantity

huge

adjective

extremely large in number, amount, or degree

great

adjective

used for emphasizing a large number of people or things

large

adjective

bigger than usual in number or amount

high

adjective

large in amount

maha

adjective

Indian English very big or great

mondo

adjective

informal very large or impressive

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abundant

adjective

formal existing or available in large quantities

abundantly

adverb

formal in large quantities

a good deal

a lot

a hundred/thousand/million etc. and one

used for emphasizing that there are a very large number of people or things

any more/better/bigger etc.

used for saying or asking whether something is more/better/bigger etc. even by a small amount

as many as

used before a number for showing how large and surprising it is

as much as

used before an amount for showing how large and surprising it is

astronomical

adjective

informal an astronomical amount, price, or charge is one that is extremely high and much higher than you would expect

astronomically

adverb

informal by a very large amount

bare

adverb

Britishvery informal very or greatly

bewildering

adjective

a bewildering range or set of things is very large and offers too many choices

big

adjective

large in degree, or having a strong effect

bountiful

adjective

literary available in large quantities

bulk

adjective

relating to the sale, production, or transportation of goods in large quantities

by a long way

by a large amount

by the bucket

in very large quantities

copious

adjective

formal large, or in large amounts

countless

adjective

very many, especially more than you think is reasonable

enormously

adverb

by a large amount

explosive

adjective

very large in size, amount, or importance and happening over a very short period of time

eye-watering

adjective

an eye-watering amount is extremely high or large, and much higher or larger than you would expect

fair

adjective

used for emphasizing that an amount, size, number, etc. is large

galore

adjective

used for emphasizing how large an amount or quantity is

generous

adjective

a generous amount is larger than is usual or necessary

good

adjective

fairly large in amount, size, range, etc.

goodish

adjective

mainly Britishinformal a goodish distance or amount is fairly long or fairly large

goodly

adjective

old-fashioned a goodly number, amount, time, etc. is fairly large or long

heavily

adverb

in large amounts

heavy

adjective

used for saying that there is a lot of something

heavy

adjective

used for saying that something involves a lot of people, things, or money

in bulk

bought or sold in large quantities

incalculable

adjective

formal too great to count or measure

inestimable

adjective

formal too much to calculate

innumerable

adjective

formal too many to be counted: used for emphasizing a large amount or number

inordinate

adjective

formal much more than you would usually expect: used for emphasizing how large something is or how much of something there is

in plenty

used for saying that things exist or happen in large amounts or numbers

in spades

to a great degree, or in large amounts

in their hundreds/thousands/millions

used for saying how many people or things do something, without being exact

lavish

adjective

something that is lavish exists, is spent, or is given in a very large amount, especially if it costs a lot of money

legion

adjective

formal very large in number

liberal

adjective

a liberal amount is large and generous

like confetti

used for saying that things are being given to a lot of people

like weeds

in very large numbers

mass

adjective

involving or affecting a large number of people

massed

adjective

forming a large group

massive

adjective

very large in amount or degree

(more than) your fair share of something

used for emphasizing that an amount is very large, especially an amount of something bad

multitudinous

adjective

very formal very many

myriad

adjective

mainly literary very many, especially too many to count

no fewer than

used before a number to emphasize that it is larger that you might expect

no less than

used before a number or amount for showing that it is large and surprising

numberless

adjective

too many to be counted

plenteous

adjective

literary plentiful

plentiful

adjective

present or available in large quantities

profuse

adjective

existing or being produced in large amounts

right and left

in large numbers or amounts

serious

adjective

informal extreme, or large in amount

significantly

adverb

by a large amount, or in a way that is easily noticeable

some

adverb

used for emphasizing that you are talking about a fairly large amount of something or a fairly large number of people or things

strong

adjective

great in number

strong

adjective

used with a number to say how many people are in a group

substantially

adverb

by a large amount or degree

substantive

adjective

formal large in amount, degree, or strength

thick and fast

frequently and in large numbers or amounts

to the tune of

informal used for emphasizing how large an amount is

tremendous

adjective

used for emphasizing that something such as an amount, achievement, or feeling is extremely great, important, or strong

triple

adjective

three times bigger than the usual size or amount

unnumbered

adjective

literary too many to count

unprecedented

adjective

the greatest in size, amount, degree, etc. that has ever been known

untold

adjective

existing or present in an amount that is too large to be measured

up/out the wazoo

in very great numbers, or a very large amount

way

adverb

informal by a large amount or distance

widely

adverb

by a large amount, or to a large degree

without/beyond number

too many to be counted

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