n.1.A retinue of servants; a household.
a. & pron.1.Consisting of a great number; numerous; not few.
Thou shalt be a father of many nations.
- Gen. xvii. 4.
Not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called.
- 1 Cor. i. 26.
Many a
a large number taken distributively; each one of many.
Many one
many a one; many persons.
- Shak.
The many
the majority; - opposed to the few. See Many, n.
- Bk. of Com. Prayer.
Too many
too numerous; hence, too powerful; as, they are too many for us.
- L'Estrange.
n.1.The populace; the common people; the majority of people, or of a community.
After him the rascal many ran.
- Spenser.
2.A large or considerable number.
Seeing a great many in rich gowns.
- Addison.
He is liable to a great many inconveniences.
- Tillotson.
Adj.1.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"
few - a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a'; a small but indefinite number; "a few weeks ago"; "a few more wagons than usual"; "an invalid's pleasures are few and far between"; "few roses were still blooming"; "few women have led troops in battle"
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