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much meaning

EN[mʌtʃ] [-ʌtʃ]
US
WMuch
  • Much may refer to:
  • MuchMusic, a cable network in Canada, and its domestic and international spin-offs
  • Much (album), an album by Christian band Ten Shekel Shirt
  • Much the Miller's Son, one of Robin Hood's Merry Men from the earliest tales

    Definition of much in English Dictionary

  • Pronoun
    1. A large amount or great extent.
      1. From those to whom much has been given much is expected.
  • AdverbCOMmoreSUPmost
    1. To a great extent.
      1. I don't like fish much. ‎
      2. He is much fatter than I remember him. ‎
      3. He left her, much to the satisfaction of her other suitor. ‎
    2. Often; frequently.
      1. Does he get drunk much? ‎
  • Determiner
    1. OBS Large, great.
      1. A large amount of.
        1. (now archaic or nonstandard) A great number of; many (people).
          1. (now Caribbean, African-American) Many ( + plural countable noun).
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • In contrast, FRCs is the most abundant stromal cell type in the T cell rich periarteriolar lymphocyte sheaths (PALS) [10 ,11 ].
              • You need to water down the lemonade a bit more to make it less sweet, dear.
              • That is the nature of competition in Sprint Cup. And the megateam that is performing best from week to week is the one that is most likely to produce the season’s champion.
            2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
              • Much wisdom has come down in the form of proverbs. ‎
              • More than a mere source of Promethean sustenance to thwart the cold and cook one's meat, wood was quite simply mankind's first industrial and manufacturing fuel.
              • Most neuroresearch vendors now take great pains to emphasize their adherence to scientific and industry standards, transparency and ethics.
            3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • There's some bacon going spare if anyone wants some more.
              • I hope they'll tone it down and stop arguing so much.
              • With tact and management it would be possible to partially satisfy creditors, and keep up appearances for six months more.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Adverbs
              • Degree adverbs
              • Determiners
                • Pronouns
                Related Links:
                1. en muchness
                2. en muchly
                3. en mucho
                4. en muchee
                5. en muchkin
                Source: Wiktionary
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                Meaning of much for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "much" is an adverb, more specifically, a degree adverb. It's also a determiner. It's also a pronoun.
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