The definition of numerous is something that has many elements or that is large in number.adjective
When a group has 100 members, it is an example of a group that would be described as having numerous members.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- consisting of many persons or things: a numerous collection
- very many
Origin: L numerosus < numerus, number
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Origin: Middle English, from Latin numerōsus, from numerus, number; see number.
- nuˈmer·ous·ly adverb
- nuˈmer·ous·ness noun