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