innumerable

  • 1 Innumerable — In*nu mer*a*ble, a. [L. innumerabilis : cf. F. innumefable. See {In } not, and {Numerable}.] Not capable of being counted, enumerated, or numbered, for multitude; countless; numberless; unnumbered, hence, indefinitely numerous; of great number.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 innumérable — [i(n)nymeʀabl] adj. ÉTYM. XIVe, « forme savante de innombrable », in Godefroy; du lat. innumerabilis. ❖ ♦ Vx ou archaïsme littér. (rare). Qu on ne peut numérer; impossible à dénombrer. ⇒ …

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  • 3 innumerable — adjetivo 1. (antepuesto / pospuesto) Que no se puede contar por ser muy numeroso: Hay una cantidad innumerable de casos de fraude. Sinónimo: incontable …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 4 innumerable — I adjective boundless, countless, endless, exhaustless, frequent, immeasurable, immense, incalculable, incapable of being counted, incomprehensible, incomputable, inexhaustible, infinite, innumerabilis, innumerus, interminable, legionary,… …

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  • 5 innumerable — mid 14c., from L. innumerabilis countless, immeasurable, from in not (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + numerabilis able to be numbered, from numerare to count, to number (see NUMBER (Cf. number)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 innumerable — [adj] many, infinite alive with*, beyond number, countless, frequent, incalculable, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, numerous, uncountable, unnumbered, untold; concept 762 Ant. computable, countable, definite, finite, known, numbered, numerable …

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  • 7 innumerable — Innumerable, Innumerabilis, Innumerus, Innumeralis …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 8 innumerable — (Del lat. innumerabĭlis). 1. adj. Que no se puede reducir a número. 2. copioso …

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  • 9 innumerable — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ too many to be counted. DERIVATIVES innumerability noun innumerably adverb …

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  • 10 innumerable — [i no͞o′mer ə bəl, inyo͞o′mer ə bəl] adj. [ME < L innumerabilis: see IN 2 & NUMERABLE] too numerous to be counted; very many; countless: also Old Poet. innumerous innumerability n. innumerableness innumerably adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 innumerable — ► adjetivo 1 Que no se puede contar o reducir a número: ■ las estrategias, a priori, son innumerables. SINÓNIMO [iincontable] ANTÓNIMO escaso 2 Que es copioso, muy abundante: ■ una innumerable cantidad de cacharros; un ejército innumerable.… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 12 innumerable — {{#}}{{LM I22033}}{{〓}} {{SynI22587}} {{[}}innumerable{{]}} ‹in·nu·me·ra·ble› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} Imposible de contar: • Hay innumerables estrellas en el cielo.{{○}} {{<}}2{{>}} Abundante o muy numeroso: • Tengo una innumerable… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 13 innumerable — [[t]ɪnju͟ːmərəb(ə)l, AM nu͟ː [/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Innumerable means very many, or too many to be counted. [FORMAL] He has invented innumerable excuses, told endless lies. Syn: countless …

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  • 14 innumerable — innumerableness, innumerability, n. innumerably, adv. /i nooh meuhr euh beuhl, i nyooh /, adj. 1. very numerous. 2. incapable of being counted; countless. Also, innumerous. [1300 50; ME < L innumerabilis countless, innumerable, equiv. to in IN 3… …

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  • 15 innumerable — See endless. See endless, innumerable …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 16 innumerable — adj. Innumerable is used with these nouns: ↑instance …

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  • 17 innumerable — adj m y f Que es tan numeroso que no se puede contar: valor innumerable, innumerables razones, innumerables células, innumerables peligros …

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  • 18 innumerable — in|nu|me|ra|ble [ıˈnju:mərəbəl US ıˈnu: ] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: innumerabilis, from numerabilis countable ] very many, or too many to be counted = ↑countless ▪ She s served on innumerable committees …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 innumerable — in|nu|mer|a|ble [ ı numərəbl ] adjective FORMAL too many to be counted: used for emphasizing a large amount or number: There are innumerable examples of his generous nature …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 innumerable — adjective very many, or too many to be counted: They received innumerable letters of complaint about the programme …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English