Adjective "Masses" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Masses


    Definition:

    noun

    1. a body of coherent matter, usually of indefinite shape and often of considerable size: a mass of dough.

    2. a collection of incoherent particles, parts, or objects regarded as forming one body: a mass of sand.

    Synonyms: assemblage, heap, congeries.

    3. aggregate; whole (usually preceded by in the): People, in the mass, mean well.

    4. a considerable assemblage, number, or quantity: a mass of errors; a mass of troops.

    Synonyms: collection, accumulation, pile, conglomeration.

    Origin:
    mass