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Meaning of “copious” - Learner’s Dictionary

copious

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