adjective Date: 1573 innumerable, countless

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  • Numberless — Num ber*less, a. Innumerable; countless. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • numberless — index frequent, infinite, innumerable, myriad, profuse Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • numberless — [adj] infinite countless, endless, heaps*, incalculable, innumerable, jillion, many, multitudinous, myriad, no end of*, no end to*, numerous, umpteen*, uncountable, uncounted, unnumbered, untold, zillion*; concepts 482,762,781 Ant. counted,… …   New thesaurus

  • numberless — [num′bər lis] adj. 1. innumerable; countless 2. without a number or numbers …   English World dictionary

  • numberless — [[t]nʌ̱mbə(r)ləs[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n If there are numberless things, there are too many to be counted. [LITERARY] ...numberless acts of personal bravery by firefighters and rescue workers. Syn: countless …   English dictionary

  • numberless — adjective Without number; having too many to count. The stars are as numberless as the sands on a beach. Syn: countless, endless …   Wiktionary

  • numberless — num|ber|less [ˈnʌmbələs US bər ] adj literary too many to be counted = ↑countless ▪ numberless fish …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • numberless — num|ber|less [ nʌmbərləs ] adjective too many to be counted: the numberless stars in the sky …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • numberless — adjective too many to be counted; innumerable: numberless possibilities …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • numberless — adjective there are numberless questions to be answered Syn: innumerable, countless, unlimited, endless, limitless, untold, uncountable, uncounted; numerous, many, multiple, manifold, legion; informal more than one can shake a stick at; literary… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • numberless — UK [ˈnʌmbə(r)ləs] / US [ˈnʌmbərləs] adjective too many to be counted the numberless stars in the sky …   English dictionary

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