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Plenty \Plen"ty\, n.; pl. Plenties, in
--Shak. [OE. plentee, plente, OF. plent['e], fr. L. plenitas, fr. plenus full. See Full, a., and cf. Complete.] Full or adequate supply; enough and to spare; sufficiency; specifically, abundant productiveness of the earth; ample supply for human wants; abundance; copiousness. ``Plenty of corn and wine.''
--Gen. xxvii. 28. ``Promises Britain peace and plenty.''

Houses of office stuffed with plentee.

The teeming clouds Descend in gladsome plenty o'er the world.

Syn: Abundance; exuberance. See Abundance.


n. (plural of plenty English)