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  • 1 Many — Ma ny, a. & pron. Note: [It has no variation to express degrees of comparison; more and most, which are used for the comparative and superlative degrees, are from a different root.] [OE. mani, moni, AS. manig, m[ae]nig, monig; akin to D. menig,… …

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  • 2 Many a — Many Ma ny, a. & pron. Note: [It has no variation to express degrees of comparison; more and most, which are used for the comparative and superlative degrees, are from a different root.] [OE. mani, moni, AS. manig, m[ae]nig, monig; akin to D.… …

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  • 3 many — [men′ē] adj. more, most [ME < OE manig, akin to Ger manch (OHG manag) < IE base * menegh , many, richly > Sans maghā , gift, OIr menicc, abundant] 1. consisting of some large, indefinite number (of persons or things); numerous 2.… …

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  • 4 many a/an — formal + literary used with a singular noun to refer to a large number of things or people It remained a mystery for many a year. [=for many years] I ve been there many a time. [=many times] Many a tale was told. [=many tales were told] Man …

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  • 5 Many — Ma ny, n. [AS. menigeo, menigo, menio, multitude; akin to G. menge, OHG. manag[=i], menig[=i], Goth. managei. See {Many}, a.] 1. The populace; the common people; the majority of people, or of a community. [1913 Webster] After him the rascal many… …

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  • 6 many — many, several, sundry, various, divers, numerous, multifarious mean consisting of a large number or comprising a large group. Many implies a likeness between the individuals or units in class, category, kind, or sort; except that it vaguely… …

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  • 7 Many — may refer to: plural A quantifier that can be used with count nouns often preceded by as or too or so or that ; amounting to a large but indefinite number; many temptations ; a good many ; many directions ; more than a few, more than several… …

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  • 8 Many — Many …

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  • 9 Mány — Administration …

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  • 10 many — 1. Many, like much, tends to sound more formal in positive contexts (They have many friends) than in negative ones (They do not have many friends). In conversation and less formal written English, a lot of (or, even more informally, lots of) is… …

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  • 11 Mány — Mány …

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  • 12 Many — Porté dans l Oise et les Ardennes, pourrait désigner celui qui est originaire de Many, nom d une commune de la Moselle, mais il faut savoir que Many est aussi une variante de formes telles que Manil, Mainil, toponyme très répandu qui désigne une… …

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  • 13 many — ► DETERMINER , PRONOUN , & ADJECTIVE (more, most) ▪ a large number of. ► NOUN (the many) ▪ the majority of people. ● a good (or great) many Cf. ↑a great many …

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  • 14 Many — Many, LA U.S. town in Louisiana Population (2000): 2889 Housing Units (2000): 1272 Land area (2000): 3.128774 sq. miles (8.103487 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.128774 sq. miles (8.103487 sq.… …

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  • 15 Many, LA — U.S. town in Louisiana Population (2000): 2889 Housing Units (2000): 1272 Land area (2000): 3.128774 sq. miles (8.103487 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.128774 sq. miles (8.103487 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 16 many — many·ness; many·sid·ed·ness; many; …

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  • 17 Many — País …

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  • 18 many a — (someone/something) a large number of people or things. Bad weather has brought many a farmer to the brink of disaster over the past decade. Usage notes: used before a singular noun …

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  • 19 many — [adj] profuse, abundant abounding, alive with, bounteous, bountiful, copious, countless, crowded, divers, frequent, innumerable, legion, lousy with*, manifold, multifarious, multifold, multiplied, multitudinous, myriad, no end of*, numberless,… …

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  • 20 Many — Ma ny, n. [See {Meine}, {Mansion}.] A retinue of servants; a household. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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