numerous numerous  /ˈnu mə rəs/


  • (adj) amounting to a large indefinite number

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  1. Also arrested was Kemal Kerincsiz, a nationalist lawyer responsible for numerous cases against Pamuk, Dink and other intellectuals.
  2. They march ever more numerous among us.
  3. Although he had left numerous prep schools, he and his mother decided he was ready, with brief cramming, to enroll at Oxford.


  1. Entry-level iPhone, Retina iPad mini to reportedly begin shipping in August

    Apple’s new entry-level iPhone and its next-generation iPad mini with a Retina display will reportedly begin shipping from Apple’s manufacturing partner later this summer ahead of launches this fall. Numerous earlier reports claimed Apple is diversifying its manufacturing a bit this year, and now Digitimes’ unnamed supply chain sources claim that Pegatron has indeed been tasked with building a ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: BGR News via Yahoo! News

  2. Streetlights

    There are numerous streetlights out on east and westbound Highway 126 between Wells Road and the Highway 101 and Highway 33 interchange.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

  3. Thousands without power, numerous trees down, as severe thunderstorm hits region

    Storm damage in Bluefield. Area first responders are handling numerous calls about fallen trees and downed power lines as a storm comes through the Mercer County area.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bluefield Daily Telegraph

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