['menɪ] or ['mɛni]
(adj.) a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number; 'many temptations'; 'the temptations are many'; 'a good many'; 'a great many'; 'many directions'; 'take as many apples as you like'; 'too many clouds to see'; 'never saw so many people' .
(n.) A retinue of servants; a household.
(a. / pron.) Consisting of a great number; numerous; not few.
(a.) The populace; the common people; the majority of people, or of a community.
(a.) A large or considerable number.
a. Numerous, manifold, various, multiplied, divers.
n. Multitude, people, many persons, many people.
SYN:Numerous, abundant, frequent, manifold, divers, sundry, multifarious
ANT:Few, scarce, rare, infrequent
adj. consisting of a great number of individuals: not few: numerous:—comp. More (mōr); superl. Most (mōst).—n. many persons: a great number: (with def. art.) the people.—adj. Man′y-sid′ed having many qualities or aspects: not narrow-minded.—n. Man′y-sid′edness.—The many the crowd.
- There are many others that have to be considered with it. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- Her lover was no longer to her an exciting man whom many women strove for, and herself could only retain by striving with them. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- She was a warlike power, and inscribed upon her banners many a brilliant fight with Genoese and Turks. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- He entered the front room not without blushing; for he, like many, had felt the power of this girl's face and form. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- There is no coffin in that tomb; and may it be many, many years, before another name is placed above it! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 雾都孤儿.
- Did not the Communist Manifesto appear many years before Das Kapital? 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.
- In those in which they take place, and are in farm, there are many local duties which do not extend beyond a particular town or district. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- We thank you many times. 欧内斯特·海明威. 永别了,武器.
- The royal crown of France is a circle ornamented with eight fleur-de-lis, from which rise as many quarter-circles closing under a double fleur-de-lis. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.
- He knows how vast the field is, and how many paths constantly beckon him. 鲁伯特·萨金特·荷兰. 历史性发明.
- The attack was made and many shots fell within the fort, creating some consternation, as we now know. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- Many special tools, particularly those designed for _bicycle work_, have been devised, as exhibited by patent to Hillman, August 11, 1891, No. 457,718. Edward W. Byrn. 十九世纪发明进展.
- Many efforts have been made to overcome this defect, but as yet with only partial success. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.
- There she satand who would have guessed how many tears she had been lately shedding? 简·奥斯汀. 爱玛.
- There are many men here now in the hills. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- Judaism is indeed the reconstructed political ideal of many shattered peoples--mainly Semitic. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- Many were convinced that the end of the world was at hand, and strove to fix their thoughts solely on the world to come. 李贝. 西洋科学史.
- But the gypsies have many laws they do not admit to having. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- Many of them are aimed at gas, and there are several grim summaries of death and fires due to gas-leaks or explosions. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- But in many cases victory depends not so much on general vigour, but on having special weapons, confined to the male sex. 查尔斯·达尔文. 物种起源.
- Before leaving this period of his career, it is to be noted that it gave Edison many favorable opportunities. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- A party that tried to answer every conflicting interest would stand still because people were pulling in so many different directions. 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.
- Of those we ate many. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- This was his answer, written, I suppose, in some pique: True you have given me many sweet kisses, and a lock of your beautiful hair. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- I understand that this installation was not commercially successful, as there were a great many troubles. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- Many treatises in different languages have been published on pigeons, and some of them are very important, as being of considerable antiquity. 查尔斯·达尔文. 物种起源.
- There were many big hotels that were closed but most of the shops were open and the people were very glad to see us. 欧内斯特·海明威. 永别了,武器.
- He touched his hat politely to the ladies, and remarked that he supposed they had never seen so many live Yankees before in their lives. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- There's ever so many people in the river. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- The intense enthusiasm of this pioneer beekeeper was contagious and resulted in many taking up beekeeping. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.