What does the word copious mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Copiously.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Copiousness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Abundant; ample.

Usage examples for copious

  1. A cloak and a club, a loud voice and a brazen face and a copious vocabulary of scurrilous abuse, these are all the necessary equipment. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  2. I have read the whole of this correspondence, and made very copious notes of it. – Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, v1 by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. But the most difficult case was when the complaint was stammered under a copious flood of tears, although not supported by any arguments worth listening to. – My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War by Ben Viljoen