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  • Abounded — Abound A*bound , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abounding}.] [OE. abounden, F. abonder, fr. L. abundare to overflow, abound; ab + unda wave. Cf. {Undulate}.] 1. To be in great plenty; to be very prevalent; to be plentiful. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abound — A*bound , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abounding}.] [OE. abounden, F. abonder, fr. L. abundare to overflow, abound; ab + unda wave. Cf. {Undulate}.] 1. To be in great plenty; to be very prevalent; to be plentiful. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abound — can have as its subject things that are plentiful or (followed by in or with) the place where things are plentiful: • Mulberry trees abound in Oxford [note that in goes with Oxford, not abound!] Jan Morris, 1978 • A few years since this country… …   Modern English usage

  • abound — (v.) early 14c., from O.Fr. abonder to abound, be abundant, come together in great numbers (12c.), from L. abundare overflow, run over, from L. ab off (see AB (Cf. ab )) + undare rise in a wave, from unda water, wave (see WATER (Cf …   Etymology dictionary

  • abound — UK [əˈbaʊnd] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms abound : present tense I/you/we/they abound he/she/it abounds present participle abounding past tense abounded past participle abounded 1) to be present in large numbers or amounts Rumours abound… …   English dictionary

  • abound — [[t]əba͟ʊnd[/t]] abounds, abounding, abounded VERB If things abound, or if a place abounds with things, there are very large numbers of them. [FORMAL] Stories abound about when he was in charge... [V in n] Venice abounds in famous hotels... [V… …   English dictionary

  • abound — intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French abunder, from Latin abundare, from ab + unda wave more at water Date: 14th century 1. to be present in large numbers or in great quantity ; be prevalent 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abound — verb 1) cafes abound in the narrow streets Syn: be plentiful, be abundant, be numerous, be thick on the ground; informal grow on trees, be two/ten a penny 2) a stream which abounded with trout Syn: be full of, overflow with, teem with, be p …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • To abound in — Abound A*bound , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abounding}.] [OE. abounden, F. abonder, fr. L. abundare to overflow, abound; ab + unda wave. Cf. {Undulate}.] 1. To be in great plenty; to be very prevalent; to be plentiful. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To abound with — Abound A*bound , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abounding}.] [OE. abounden, F. abonder, fr. L. abundare to overflow, abound; ab + unda wave. Cf. {Undulate}.] 1. To be in great plenty; to be very prevalent; to be plentiful. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abounding — Abound A*bound , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abounding}.] [OE. abounden, F. abonder, fr. L. abundare to overflow, abound; ab + unda wave. Cf. {Undulate}.] 1. To be in great plenty; to be very prevalent; to be plentiful. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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