Adjective "Legions" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Legions


    Definition:

    noun

    1. a division of the Roman army, usually comprising 3000 to 6000 soldiers.

    2. a military or semimilitary unit.

    3. the Legion. American Legion. foreign legion (def 2).

    4. any large group of armed men.

    5. any great number of persons or things; multitude.

    adjective

    6. very great in number: The holy man's faithful followers were legion.

    Origin:
    legion