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abundant

adjective uk   /əˈbʌn.dənt/ formal us  
more than enough: an abundant supply of food There is abundant evidence that cars have a harmful effect on the environment. Cheap consumer goods are abundant (= exist in large amounts) in this part of the world.
abundantly
adverb uk   /-li/ formal us  
The plant grows abundantly in woodland. You've made your feelings abundantly clear (= very clear).
Translations of “abundant”
in Korean 풍부한…
in Arabic وَفير, غَزير…
in Portuguese abundante, rico, copioso…
in Catalan abundant…
in Japanese 多量の, 豊富な, 豊かな…
in Italian abbondante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量的, 充足的, 豐富的…
in Russian обильный…
in Turkish aşırı, çok fazla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量的, 充足的, 丰富的…
in Polish obfity…
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