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English definition of “plural”

plural

adjective (DIFFERENT)    /ˈplʊə.rəl/ US  /ˈplʊr.əl/
consisting of a lot of different races or types of people or of different things: We need to recognize that we are now living in a plural society .Single, double and multiple for or relating to more than one person or thing: Very few countries allow people to have plural citizenship (= citizenship of more than one country ).Single, double and multiple
(Definition of plural adjective (DIFFERENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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