copious - definition in the Learner's Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “copious”

See all translations

copious

adjective [always before noun]
 
 
/ˈkəʊpiəs/
in large amounts: They drank copious amounts of wine.Plenty and abundant
copiously adverb
Translations of “copious”
in Vietnamese dồi dào…
in Spanish copioso, abundante…
in Thai อุดมสมบูรณ์…
in Malaysian banyak…
in French copieux…
in German reichlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量的,豐富的, 過量的…
in Indonesian banyak sekali…
in Russian обильный, большой…
in Turkish bolca, çok bol, aşırı fazla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量的,丰富的, 过量的…
in Polish obfity…
(Definition of copious from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “copious” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

a game in hand

if a sports team has a game in hand over other teams in a competition, it still has another game to play in which it can gain points

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More