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Synonyms for legion
ˈli dʒənle·gion

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. host, legionnoun

    archaic terms for army

    Synonyms:
    emcee, boniface, server, innkeeper, horde, host, master of ceremonies

    Antonyms:
    few

  2. legionnoun

    association of ex-servicemen

    "the American Legion"

    Synonyms:
    horde, host

    Antonyms:
    few

  3. legionnoun

    a large military unit

    "the French Foreign Legion"

    Synonyms:
    horde, host

    Antonyms:
    few

  4. horde, host, legionadjective

    a vast multitude

    Synonyms:
    emcee, boniface, drove, innkeeper, swarm, horde, server, host, master of ceremonies

    Antonyms:
    few

  5. numerous, legion(p)adjective

    amounting to a large indefinite number

    "numerous times"; "the family was numerous"; "Palomar's fans are legion"

    Antonyms:
    few

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. legionnoun

    Synonyms:
    army, host, military force, body of troops

  2. legionnoun

    Synonyms:
    multitude, great number

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. legionnoun

    Synonyms:
    host, horde, army

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "legion":

    lgw, legião, corps, rife

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How to use legion in a sentence?

  1. Larry Wilmore:

    Stephen was so funny and so unique, he had such a legion of fans and he's a special performer. The way I look at it is I have to be myself and do my own thing and do something different. Stephen is going to be off doing something new himself (on CBS). I'll be more in competition with myself than with Stephen. I'll be more in competition with the new Stephen, to be honest.

  2. Thomas Fuller, Gnomologia, 1732:

    He that is busy is tempted by but one devil; he that is idle, by a legion.

  3. Clint Hocking:

    Our team in particular has worked very, very hard on' Watch Dogs : Legion' to make a game about diversity and equality and representation... we rejected from the beginning the idea of the heroic' dude on the box who saves us all,' watch Dogs : Legion.

  4. Kevin Brady:

    The super rich? They don't pay this tax. They have a legion of lawyers and tax planners. They have charitable trusts and foundations, these are family-owned, hard-working, risk-taking, determined Americans who are building their business, their farm, their ranch. These are not, as we will hear today, the Paris Hiltons and robber barons of the Teddy Roosevelt days.

  5. Richard Stuart:

    None of us figured that it would be as big as American Legion Post was, every veteran has the right to have a funeral like this. You're showing honor to a veteran who has passed away.


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