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Plenitude definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PLEN'ITUDE, n. [L. plenitudo, from plenus, full.]
Fullness; as the plenitude of space.
1. Repletion; animal fullness; plethora; redundancy of blood and humors in the animal body.
2. Fullness; complete competence; as the plenitude of the pope's power.
3. Completeness; as the plenitude of a man's fame.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: a full supply; "there was plenty of food for everyone" [syn: plenty, plentifulness, plenteousness, plenitude, plentitude]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Middle English plenitude, from Anglo-French or Latin; Anglo-French, from Latin plenitudo, from plenus Date: 15th century 1. the quality or state of being full ; completeness 2. a great sufficiency ; abundance

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. literary 1 fullness, completeness. 2 abundance. Etymology: ME f. OF f. LL plenitudo f. plenus full

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Plenitude Plen"i*tude, n. [L. plenitudo, fr. plenus full; cf. F. plenitude.] 1. The quality or state of being full or complete; fullness; completeness; abundance; as, the plenitude of space or power. 2. Animal fullness; repletion; plethora. [Obs.]

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. Plenitude is a feeling that an experience is satisfying because it is full or complete. (FORMAL) The music brought him a feeling of plenitude and freedom. = fullness, completeness 2. If there is a plenitude of something, there is a great quantity of it. (FORMAL) What is the use of a book about interior design without a plenitude of pictures in color? = abundance N-SING: usu N of n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Abundance, fulness, completeness, plenty. 2. Repletion, plethora, animal fulness.

Moby Thesaurus

abundance, accumulation, acres, affluence, amassment, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, avalanche, backlog, bags, barrels, bonanza, boundlessness, bountifulness, bountiousness, budget, bulk, bumper crop, bushel, ceaselessness, collection, commissariat, commissary, completeness, congestion, consecutiveness, constancy, constant flow, continualness, continuity, continuousness, copiousness, cornucopia, countlessness, cumulation, dump, endlessness, enormity, enormousness, entireness, equilibrium, expanse, extravagance, exuberance, featurelessness, fertility, flood, flood tide, flow, foison, formidableness, full, full measure, fullness, gaplessness, generosity, generousness, gigantism, grandeur, grandness, great abundance, great plenty, great scope, greatness, gush, heap, high tide, high water, hoard, hugeness, immensity, impletion, incessancy, infinity, intactness, integrity, intensity, inventory, jointlessness, landslide, larder, largeness, lavishness, liberality, liberalness, load, lots, luxuriance, magnitude, mass, material, materials, materiel, maximum, might, mightiness, monotony, more than enough, mountain, much, muchness, multitude, munitions, myriad, myriads, numerousness, ocean, oceans, opulence, opulency, outpouring, overflow, overfullness, peck, pile, plenteousness, plentifulness, plenty, plethora, power, prevalence, prodigality, prodigiousness, productiveness, profuseness, profusion, provisionment, provisions, quantities, quantity, rations, repertoire, repertory, repleteness, repletion, rich harvest, rich vein, richness, rick, riot, riotousness, satiety, saturation, saturation point, scads, sea, seamlessness, shower, smoothness, soundness, spate, spring tide, stability, stack, steadiness, steady state, stock, stock-in-trade, stockpile, store, stores, stream, strength, stupendousness, substantiality, substantialness, successiveness, superabundance, superfluity, supplies, supply on hand, surfeit, teemingness, tons, treasure, treasury, tremendousness, unbrokenness, undifferentiation, uniformity, unintermittedness, uninterruptedness, uninterruption, unrelievedness, vastness, volume, wealth, wholeness, world, worlds


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