What does the word plural mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Plurally.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Containing more than one.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The plural number.

Usage examples for plural

  1. The reverse mode of speech or the employment of the plural for the singular, is less frequent: but used when we substitute in our modern languages, We and You instead of I or Thee. – The American Nations, Vol. I. by C. S. Rafinesque
  2. He addressed every one with the depreciating second person plural. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  3. Vez is often used in the singular with plural value. – Novelas Cortas by Pedro Antonio de Alarcón