Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Existing in great quantity or ample supply.
  • adjective Providing or producing an abundance.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Existing in great plenty; copious; abundant; ample.
  • Yielding abundance; affording ample supply; fruitful.
  • Lavish.
  • = Syn.1 and Profuse, luxuriant. Plentiful is essentially the same as plenteous. See comparison under ample.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Containing plenty; copious; abundant; ample
  • adjective Yielding abundance; prolific; fruitful.
  • adjective obsolete Lavish; profuse; prodigal.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Existing in large number or ample amount.
  • adjective Yielding abundance; fruitful.
  • adjective obsolete lavish; profuse; prodigal

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective existing in great number or quantity
  • adjective affording an abundant supply
  • adjective producing in abundance

Etymologies

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From plenty +‎ -ful.

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