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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French ample, from Latin amplus (large), probably for ambiplus (full on both sides), the last syllable akin to Latin plenus (full).

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ample (comparative ampler, superlative amplest)

  1. Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended.
    an ample house
  2. Fully sufficient; abundant; plenty
    an ample amount
    an ample supply of water
    ample time
    ample material
    ample numbers
    ample space
    ample wealth
  3. Not contracted or brief; not concise; extended; diffusive
    an ample story

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ample m (feminine ampla, masculine and feminine plural amples)

  1. wide
  2. ample, plentiful

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ample m, f (plural amples)

  1. plentiful, abundant, copious, profuse, ample

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ample

  1. vocative masculine singular of amplus

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