Synonyms for populous
- heavily populated
Antonyms for populous
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR POPULOUS
He found himself an outcast in the midst of the populous camp.
Even the Esmeralda Mountains were no longer roamed by populous herds.
The convent was situated in the most populous part of Madrid.
Yes, it was a far cry from the African jungles to populous Manhattan.
From this place he marched two stages—ten parasangs—to Tyriaeum, a populous city.
From this place he marched two stages—ten parasangs—to Thymbrium, a populous city.
The province of Cofa was of large extent, populous and fertile.
The room is populous, and bleared With folk brought hither by a breath!
Es-Salt is a populous and thriving town, the only one in all that country.
Otsego has now become one of the most populous districts of New York.
early 15c., from post-classical Latin populosus "full of people, populous," from populus "people" (see people (n.)). Related: Populousness.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR POPULOUS
- filled to the rafters
- fit to bust
- full house
- full up
- lousy with
- mob scene
- sold out
- standing room only
- stiff with
- topped off
- up to here
- up to the hilt
- barn door