much

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  • She would have too much self-respect to look at him! Cited from The Vehement Flame, by Margaret Wade Campbell Deland
  • He did not think his wife capable of so much self-control. Cited from Serge Panine, by Georges Ohnet, v3
  • I think you're too late now to do much about it.
  • He tried to say something after that, but it was n't much use. Cited from The Cross-Cut, by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  • When it comes down to the big things, there is n't much there. Cited from The Triflers, by Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • Apparently the course covers much the same content as does the present book.
  • Much of the building work was carried out with the help of local people and patients.
  • I have never known much good done by those who affected to trade for the public good.
  • We modern women have too much self-respect for that. Cited from Unleavened Bread, by Robert Grant
  • It is not a common combat practice, since it does not offer much advantage.
  • Systems of this kind have existed for centuries over much of the world.
  • Not much is known about the relationship between them.
  • I have too much self-respect -- and am too much of a man -- for that. Cited from Married Life, by T.S. Arthur
  • These probably did not number much more than thirty.
  • He realized that he had control and could receive much more.
  • Another, but much larger stadium, is still in the opening stages of construction.
  • It was too late, however, for the new Emperor to make much of a difference.
  • The campaign was very much a personal one.
  • In legal matters, Alexander did much to aid the rights of his soldiers.
  • Both ships were soon fighting enemies much more powerful than they and began to take severe damage.
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Meaning of much

  • noun A great amount or extent
    they did much for humanity
  • adjective (quantifier used with mass nouns) great in quantity or degree or extent
    not much rain, much affection, much grain is in storage
  • adverb To a great degree or extent
    she's much better now
  • adverb Very
    he was much annoyed
  • adverb (degree adverb used before a noun phrase) for all practical purposes but not completely
    much the same thing happened every time, practically everything in Hinduism is the manifestation of a god
  • adverb Frequently or in great quantities
    I don't drink much, I don't travel much