Plenty

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Definition

plenty: a lot of, an abundance of, many, much; enough, sufficient
adverb, adjective, noun
There are five beers in the refrigerator, that should be plenty for one person. I'm sure that will be enough.
There was alcohol, and plenty of it. There really was a lot of drink at the party!
I already have plenty to do today. I'm not looking for any more work!

plentiful: abundant, numerous, copious, in large quantity
adjective
I have a plentiful supply of gin at home. There are over eighty bottles.

Examples

  • "Sam : Well you should have plenty of time."
  • "Get some rest, and drink plenty of fluids."
  • "I've got plenty of other Scottish things planned for today: I've got a full-sized replica of the Loch Ness monster in the parking lot, and Brian mentioned that he'd like to try on some dresses with you later."
  • "He has plenty of room in the backyard!"
  • "There are plenty of other alternatives."
  • "I would like the main bedroom to have direct access to the bathroom and plenty of storage space."
  • "The third property has plenty of storage space."
  • "Dad : Oh believe me, I grew up with grandpa Xavier, and plenty of people think he's weird."
  • "Take plenty of reading material!"
  • "Jason : We have plenty of other vacancies too: shrimp catchers, for example."

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