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Synonyms for ample
ˈæm pəlam·ple

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  1. ampleadjective

    wide, full, bountiful, abundant, capacious, extensive, copious, liberal, munificent, plentiful, rich, spacious, plenteous

  2. ampleadjective

    Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended.

    liberal, bountiful, munificent, plenteous, copious, wide, abundant, capacious, spacious, rich, plentiful, full, extensive

  3. ampleadjective

    Fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice.

    full, wide, rich, spacious, plenteous, capacious, abundant, liberal, plentiful, munificent, extensive, copious, bountiful

  4. ampleadjective

    Not contracted or brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative.

    rich, spacious, extensive, munificent, plenteous, full, plentiful, wide, copious, abundant, liberal, capacious, bountiful

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ample

    Large denotes extension in more than one direction, and beyond the average of the class to which the object belongs; we speak of a large surface or a large solid, but of a long line; a large field, a large room, a large apple, etc. A large man is a man of more than ordinary size; a great man is a man of remarkable mental power. Big is a more emphatic word than large, but of less dignity. We do not say that George Washington was a big man.

    abundant, big, broad, bulky, capacious, coarse, colossal, commodious, considerable, enormous, extensive, gigantic, grand, great, huge, immense, large, long, massive, spacious, vast, wide

    brief, diminutive, inconsiderable, infinitesimal, insignificant, limited, little, mean, microscopic, minute, narrow, paltry, petty, scanty, short, slender, slight, small, tiny, trifling, trivial

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ample

    large, bountiful, liberal, copious, spacious, roomy, diffusive, full, complete, sufficient, plentiful, abundant

    narrow, niggardly, insufficient, stingy, scant, mean, stint, bare

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ampleadjective

    more than enough in size or scope or capacity

    "had ample food for the party"; "an ample supply"

    copious, plenteous, sizeable, sizable, rich, plentiful

    hardscrabble, bare(a), meagerly, little, scarce, hand-to-mouth(a), small, measly, exiguous, paltry, scrimpy, meager, stingy, meagre, miserable, spare, scanty

  2. ample, copious, plenteous, plentiful, richadjective

    affording an abundant supply

    "had ample food for the party"; "copious provisions"; "food is plentiful"; "a plenteous grape harvest"; "a rich supply"

    plentiful, racy, rich, deep, full-bodied, robust, fat, bountiful, fertile, copious, productive, plenteous, sizeable, voluminous, sizable

    meager, scarce, miserable, meagre, little, meagerly, hand-to-mouth(a), stingy, exiguous, small, bare(a), measly, paltry, scrimpy, spare, hardscrabble, scanty

  3. ample, sizable, sizeableadjective

    fairly large

    "a sizable fortune"; "an ample waistline"; "of ample proportions"

    plentiful, hefty, respectable, goodish, tidy, goodly, copious, healthy, plenteous, sizeable, rich, sizable

    hardscrabble, paltry, meagre, bare(a), measly, scrimpy, spare, meager, little, stingy, small, hand-to-mouth(a), scanty, scarce, miserable, meagerly, exiguous

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ampleadjective

    large, great, capacious, wide, extended, extensive, spacious, broad, roomy

  2. ampleadjective

    plentiful, plenteous, abundant, abounding, overflowing, copious, full, liberal, rich, exuberant, luxurious, lavish, bountiful, handsome

  3. ampleadjective

    diffusive, unrestricted, not contracted

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ampleadjective

    spacious, extensive, roomy, abundant, copious, plentiful, diffusive, prolix, protracted

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How to use ample in a sentence?

  1. Andre Bakhos:

    We're coming off a strong session on the back of solid economic data that the markets needed to justify additional exposure to equities, there is ample evidence that equities are the only game in town right now.

  2. Richard Davidson:

    This is really about nurturing the mind, and there is ample evidence to suggest that there are real psychological and physical health-related benefits.

  3. Shawn Evans:

    There's ample time for people to get out and party, and make less-than-fortunate decisions.

  4. Roger Zakheim:

    It's so important that we have all these different voices here and really taking some time to focus on the ideas, there will be ample opportunity for people to give their stock speech that they'll deliver in Iowa or New Hampshire, for example. We just think this is the right moment [ and ] the window of opportunity to get to these questions.

  5. Judge Inez Cardinal:

    Mr. Sidhu had ample time to react ... had he been paying attention, somehow we must stop this carnage on our highways.

Translations for ample

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  • متوفرArabic
  • просторен, обширен, обиленBulgarian
  • hojnýCzech
  • rigelig, fyldig, vid, storDanish
  • üppigGerman
  • generoso, abundante, amplio, extensoSpanish
  • فراخ, کافی, فراوانPersian
  • laaja, tilava, runsasFinnish
  • ampleFrench
  • प्रचुरHindi
  • ընդարձակ, լայնածավալ, միանգամայն բավարար, լիառատ, լայնArmenian
  • abbondante, ampioItalian
  • 十分なJapanese
  • ampleLatin
  • abondant, rijkelijk voorhanden, overvloedigDutch
  • fyldig, rikeligNorwegian
  • duży, obszernyPolish
  • просторный, обильный, огромный, обширный, достаточныйRussian
  • fullödig, tillräcklig, fylligSwedish
  • ధారాళం, పుష్కలంTelugu
  • กว้างขวางThai

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