plural

[Plu┬Ěral]

When you talk about a plural, you're talking about more than one. The plural form of the word "goose" is "geese."

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Relating to, or containing, more than one; designating two or more; as, a plural word.

Noun
the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Adjective
grammatical number category referring to two or more items or units


a.
Relating to, or containing, more than one; designating two or more; as, a plural word.

n.
The plural number; that form of a word which expresses or denotes more than one; a word in the plural form.


Plural

Plu"ral , a [L. pluralis, from plus, pluris, more; cf. F. pluriel, OF. plurel. See Plus.] Relating to, or containing, more than one; designating two or more; as, a plural word.
Plural faith, which is too much by one.
Plural number (Gram.), the number which designates more than one. See Number, n., 8.

Plural

Plu"ral, n. (Gram.) The plural number; that form of a word which expresses or denotes more than one; a word in the plural form.

Relating to, or containing, more than one; designating two or more; as, a plural word.

The plural number; that form of a word which expresses or denotes more than one; a word in the plural form.

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Usage Examples

In the future, instead of striving to be right at a high cost, it will be more appropriate to be flexible and plural at a lower cost. If you cannot accurately predict the future then you must flexibly be prepared to deal with various possible futures.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

I am much more open to plural marriage than I was before, and I now support it in certain situations. I do believe it is right for some people. But our example in America today is gross abuse - I can't support it in fundamentalist compounds.

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