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"They had aplenty o' hot words," said Gimlet, shaking his head slowly.

There will be aplenty that won't take part in that, so you won't feel odd.

Of camera fiends and sketchers and notebook makers there were aplenty.

Plunder there was aplenty and the holds of the Duke and the Duchess bulged with treasure.

Lewd mouths, and cunning mouths, and hateful mouths there were aplenty.

Thinks I, if this machine eats up fuel like this we must e'en have enough and aplenty.

Eminent lawmakers—Hughes, of Australia, among them—were there aplenty; but few practical business men.

Sixty miles a day was about our average, which is aplenty for sight-seeing, even for an American.

Silent pedestrians walked along and searched the ground for souvenirs, of which there were aplenty.

I got the fire started; and there's aplenty of wood handy arter all, for you to use as torches when you signal the camp!

WORD ORIGIN

1830, originally U.S., from a- (1) + plenty (n.). First attested in writings of J. Fenimore Cooper.

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