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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Plenteous  \Plen"te*ous\,  a.  [From  {Plenty}.] 
  1.  Containing  plenty;  abundant;  copious;  plentiful; 
  sufficient  for  every  purpose;  as  a  plenteous  supply. 
  ``Reaping  plenteous  crop.''  --Milton. 
 
  2.  Yielding  abundance;  productive;  fruitful.  ``The  seven 
  plenteous  years.''  --Gen.  xli.  34. 
 
  3.  Having  plenty;  abounding;  rich. 
 
  The  Lord  shall  make  thee  plenteous  in  goods.  --Deut. 
  xxviii.  11. 
 
  Syn:  Plentiful;  copious;  full.  {See  Ample}.  -- 
  {Plen"te*ous*ly},  adv  --  {Plen"te*ous*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  plenteous 
  adj  :  affording  an  abundant  supply;  "had  ample  food  for  the 
  party";  "copious  provisions";  "food  is  plentiful";  "a 
  plenteous  grape  harvest";  "a  rich  supply"  [syn:  {ample}, 
  {copious},  {plentiful},  {rich}] 




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