from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Occurring in or marked by abundance; plentiful. See Synonyms at plentiful.
- adj. Abounding with; rich: a region abundant in wildlife.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Fully sufficient; plentiful; in copious supply; -- followed by in, rarely by with.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Plentiful; present in great quantity; fully sufficient: as, an abundant supply.
- Possessing in great quantity; copiously supplied; having great plenty; abounding: followed by in.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. present in great quantity
And heaven forbid we should think of our own interests in abundant supply instead of coddling the precious young lawyers!
California, a multicultural society living in abundant sunshine and natural beauty, a paradise somehow wanting to be improved by Yankee ingenuity and the American work ethic.
There is great pride in abundant, draping hanging baskets.
The effects of this sort of fear are to be found in abundant evidence all around us: It surrounds us in all media, at our local supermarkets, and in this country's vast dependency on drugs (both illicit and legal).
A lot of kids or people new to the sport of fishing get discouraged easily when they don't catch anything, catfish are easy to catch, and in abundant numbers, so your odds are pretty good when it comes to catching them.
We also went off to this property where various pieces of rusting metal, old chairs, metal drums, tanks, motors, etc. were ensnared in abundant blackberry bushes.
Red jasper cored from layers 3.46 billion years old suggests that not only did the oceans contain abundant oxygen then, but that the atmosphere was as oxygen rich as it is today, according to geologists.
Anderson believes that the natural price of things that are abundant is zero, and information can be copied ad infinitum for so little that it becomes essentially free.
I even find myself resorting to the bulleted list, so abundant is the quality on offer.
It's amusing, but it's a little short on heart and seasonal sentiment, both of which you'll find in abundant supply in the justifiably beloved Grinch.