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English adjective: much

1. much (quantifier used with mass nouns) great in quantity or degree or extent

SamplesNot much rain.
Much affection.
Much grain is in storage.

Similarovermuch, some, such, untold

See alsomore, more than

Antonymsslight, little

English noun: much

1. much (quantity) a great amount or extent

SamplesThey did much for humanity.

Broader (hypernym)large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity

English adverb: much

1. much to a great degree or extent

SamplesShe's much better now.

2. much very

SamplesHe was much annoyed.

3. much to a very great degree or extent

SamplesI feel a lot better.
We enjoyed ourselves very much.
She was very much interested.
This would help a great deal.

Synonymsa good deal, a great deal, a lot, lots, very much

4. much (degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely

SamplesMuch the same thing happened every time.
Practically everything in Hinduism is the manifestation of a god.


5. much frequently or in great quantities

SamplesI don't drink much.
I don't travel much.

Synonymsa great deal, often

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