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 Meanings and Examples of PLENTIFUL
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
plentiful
 a.  existing in great number or quantity
 a.  affording an abundant supply
Classic Sentence: (149 in 10 pages)
1  Even butternut was now none too plentiful, and many of the soldiers were dressed in captured Yankee uniforms which had been turned a dark-brown color with walnut-shell dye.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XV
2  Of corn, we had many and plentiful feasts; for the grain, being in the milk is both sweet to the mouth and comfortable to the stomach.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 22
3  He gave this people the nature of the pigeon; wings that never tire; young, more plentiful than the leaves on the trees, and appetites to devour the earth.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 29
4  He refused to believe either that food would become more plentiful or that the windmill would save work.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Context  Highlight   In Chapter V
5  They had had a hard year, and after the sale of part of the hay and corn, the stores of food for the winter were none too plentiful, but the windmill compensated for everything.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Context  Highlight   In Chapter VI
6  In this case, I was driven to reflect deeply and inveterately on that hard law of life, which lies at the root of religion and is one of the most plentiful springs of distress.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER HENRY JEKYLL'S FULL STATEMENT OF THE CASE
7  There was only one spoon, sugar was more plentiful than anything else, but it took too long to dissolve, so it was decided that Mary Hendrikhovna should stir the sugar for everyone in turn.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XIII
8  Advisers are always plentiful, but men are not.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER XVI
9  But despite all these measures the men, who had till then constituted an army, flowed all over the wealthy, deserted city with its comforts and plentiful supplies.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 11: CHAPTER XXVI
10  It was a most beautiful season; never did the fields bestow a more plentiful harvest or the vines yield a more luxuriant vintage, but my eyes were insensible to the charms of nature.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 4
11  I exchanged my land-sledge for one fashioned for the inequalities of the frozen ocean, and purchasing a plentiful stock of provisions, I departed from land.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 24
12  Their little plot of land produced plentiful crops.
Candide By Voltaire
Context  Highlight   In XXX
13  Madeleine perceived the advancement which he had obtained, by the more numerous courtesies of the old women and the more plentiful smiles of the young ones.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER IV—M. MADELEINE IN MOURNING
14  There was no display of gifts, for they were already in the little house, nor was there an elaborate breakfast, but a plentiful lunch of cake and fruit, dressed with flowers.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
15  "There's plenty of time," he answered.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In IX
Example Sentence: (45 in 4 pages)
16  There are plenty of restaurants to choose from.
17  She's on complete bed rest, antibiotics and plenty of fluids.
18  Be sure to cover the fruit with plenty of streusel.
19  There's plenty to discover as you ramble around this little island.
20  The doctor told him to drink plenty of fluids.
21  Don't grab at the balloons, children - there are plenty for everyone.
22  There's plenty of fun for all the family.
23  We piled plenty of logs up next to the fire.
24  There are plenty of fish in the river, and good baits on my line, but the fish are getting clever and refuse to rise to the bait today.
25  Eat plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables.
26  Children need plenty of good fresh food to nourish them.
27  The plan for a new hospital has plenty of government backing.
28  He's a small kid, but he has plenty of moxie.
29  You need a material with plenty of stretch in it.
30  We'll have plenty of opportunity to talk later.