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[おお()·]
ooi
i adjective

English Meaning(s) for 多い

i adjective
  1. many; numerous

Definition and Synonyms for 多い

Much great in quantity or degree or extent
Synonyms: たくさん, 仰山, 多い, 大量
Abundantly in an abundant manner
Synonyms: うんと, しっかり, たくさん, 多い, 多く, 大量, 山々, 豊富
For The Most Part in large part
Synonyms: ほぼ, たいてい, ほとんど, 主に, 主として, 多い, 多く, 大方, 概して, 粗方, 総じて, 通じて, 通じる
Legion amounting to a large indefinite number
Synonyms: おびただしい, 多い, 膨大
Rafts a large number or amount
Synonyms: 多い, 多く, 多数, 多量, 数十
Much frequently or in great quantities
Synonyms: よい, よく, うんと, たんと, いっぱい, おおきに, しきりと, しきりに, しこたま, しばしば, しばしば, たくさん, たびたび, ちょいちょい, ちょくちょく, ちょこちょこ, 仰山, 再々, 再三, 多い, 多く, 大いに, 好く, 往々, 繁繁, 重ね重ね, 間々, 頻る, 頻く頻く
Often in many cases or instances
Synonyms: たいてい, 多い, 多く, 往々
Plenitude a full supply
Synonyms: いっぱい, 万斛, 多い, 多く, 多数, 多量, 数多
Many a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'
Synonyms: 多い, 数多い, 膨大
For The Most Part mainly or chiefly
Synonyms: ほぼ, たいてい, ほとんど, 主に, 主として, 多い, 多く, 大方, 概して, 粗方, 総じて, 通じて, 通じる
Many amounting to a large but indefinite number
Synonyms: 多い, 数多い, 膨大

Meanings for each kanji in 多い

many; frequent; much Kanji Details »

Categories 多い is a member of

Abundance the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply
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Large Indefinite Amount an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 多い

Conjugations for 多い

Present Indicative Form
[おお()·]
ooi
Present Indicative Negative Form
[おお()···]
ookunai
Past Indicative Form
[おお()···]
ookatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[おお()·····]
ookunakatta
te-form
[おお()··]
ookute
Adverbial Form
[おお()·]
ooku
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[おお()····]
ookattara

Sample Sentences for 多い

Philosophy is often regarded as difficult.
He has many acquaintances but few friends.
With horse racing and such, these are called "stakes". For this meaning the plural form is often used.
There are many fish in this lake.
Drug money and Mafia money are often blood money.

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