copious ADJECTIVE abundant; plentiful.
DERIVATIVES copiously adverb copiousness noun.
ORIGIN from Latin copia 'plenty' .

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  • Copiousness — Co pi*ous*ness, n. The state or quality of being copious; abudance; plenty; also, diffuseness in style. [1913 Webster] To imitatethe copiousness of Homer. Dryden. Syn: Abudance; plenty; richness; exuberance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • copiousness — index boom (prosperity), sufficiency Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • copiousness — [n] abundance affluence, amplitude, bountifulness, bounty, cornucopia, exuberance, fullness, horn of plenty*, lavishness, luxuriance, plentifulness, plenty, richness, superabundance; concept 767 Ant. lack, need, poorness, rareness, scarcity, want …   New thesaurus

  • copiousness — noun see copious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • copiousness — See copiously. * * * …   Universalium

  • copiousness — noun The state of being copious …   Wiktionary

  • copiousness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. abundance, richness, profusion; see plenty …   English dictionary for students

  • copiousness — co·pi·ous·ness || koÊŠpɪəsnɪs n. abundance, plenty, bounty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • copiousness — n. Abundance, exuberance, plenty, profusion, richness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • copiousness — n 1. abundance, amplitude, ampleness, fullness, plenteousness, plentifulness, bountifulness, bounteousness; richness, exuberance, luxuriance, lavishness; teemingness, rankness, prodigality. 2. plenty, plenitude, bounty, cornucopia, horn of plenty …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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