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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
              • Like most R&B stations, rap is dayparted after 6 p.m. but shunned between the hours of 9 p.m. and midnight, when the station runs its quiet storm show.
              • Her whinges grew even shriller and more annoying the longer we had to listen to them.
              • Humphries broke out more freely into speech than he had done before, for his usual characteristic was that of taciturnity.
            2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
              • Most of the staff has already clocked off for the night, you should do the same.
              • Most patients (12 cases) underwent pleurectomy/decortication, six had extrapleural pneumonectomy.
              • 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
              • I hope they'll tone it down and stop arguing so much.
              • For French today, we will learn the word douche - now, don't think too much!
              • This is the only proper basis on which to superstruct first innocency and then virtue. — Dr. H. 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

                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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