1. [ noun ] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
Synonyms: mass lot good_deal pile heap plenty sight deal flock mint whole_lot pot raft mess slew quite_a_little stack mickle hatful spate wad tidy_sum whole_slew peck muckle batch

: "a batch of letters" "a deal of trouble" "a lot of money" "he made a mint on the stock market" "it must have cost plenty"

Related terms: large_indefinite_quantity flood jam heap
Similar spelling:   great_wall