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"copious" in British English

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copiousadjective

uk   /ˈkəʊ.pi.əs/  us   /ˈkoʊ.pi.əs/
copiously
adverb uk   /ˈkəʊ.pi.əs.li/  us   /ˈkoʊ.pi.əs.li/
We ​ate and ​drank copiously at the ​party.
(Definition of copious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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copiousadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkoʊ·pi·əs/
in ​largeamounts; more than enough: She took copious ​notes, ​fillingpage after ​page.
(Definition of copious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “copious”
in Spanish copioso, abundante…
in Vietnamese dồi dào…
in Malaysian banyak…
in Thai อุดมสมบูรณ์…
in French copieux…
in German reichlich…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量的,丰富的, 过量的…
in Turkish bolca, çok bol, aşırı fazla…
in Russian обильный, большой…
in Indonesian banyak sekali…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量的,豐富的, 過量的…
in Polish obfity…
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