Wealth; affluence; plentiful amount of resources. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
Living in abundance.
Great plenty; wealth.
A large quantity; many. [First attested around 1150 to 1350.]
Origin of abundance
From Middle English abundaunce, habaundance, from Old French habundance, abondance, from Latinabundantia (“fullness, plenty”), from abundō (“to overflow”). See abound.
Abundance Sentence Examples
The unhealthy lagoons contain abundance of fish.
"If you're looking for an opinion, we have an abundance of those," Roger offered.
What an abundance of leisure he must have!
obtusiloba, the post oak of the backwoodsman, a smaller tree with rough leaves and notched upper lobes, produces an abundance of acorns and good timber, said to be more durable than that of the white oak.
The surrounding district is well cultivated and produces an abundance of fruit and vegetables.