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Meaning of COPIOUS

Pronunciation:  'kowpeeus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  affording an abundant supply; "had ample food for the party"; "copious provisions"; "food is plentiful"; "a plenteous grape harvest"; "a rich supply"
  2. [adj]  large in number or quantity (especially of discourse); "she took copious notes"; "extensive press coverage"; "a subject of voluminous legislation"
 

COPIOUS is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: abundant, ample, extensive, plenteous, plentiful, rich, voluminous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Co"pi*ous\, a. [L. copiosus, fr. copia abundance: cf.
F. copieux. See {Copy}, {Opulent}.]
Large in quantity or amount; plentiful; abundant; fruitful.

      Kindly pours its copious treasures forth. --Thomson.

      Hail, Son of God, Savior of men! thy name Shall be the
      copious matter of my song.               --Milton.

Syn: Ample; abundant; plentiful; plenteous; rich; full;
     exuberant; overflowing; full. See {Ample}.

 
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