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copious

co·pi·ous

copious

 
pronunciation:
ko pi s
part of speech: adjective
definition: abundant in number or quantity; plentiful.
She knew the boy was hungry and gave him a copious serving of potatoes.
synonyms:
abundant, ample, big, bounteous, bountiful, extensive, generous, large, plenteous, plentiful
antonyms:
meager
similar words:
affluent, bottomless, expensive, extravagant, immeasurable, lavish, lush, luxuriant, plenty, rife, voluminous
derivations: copiously (adv.), copiousness (n.)