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Too many to be counted; very many.‘she'd apologized countless times before’
innumerable, untold, legion, numberless, unnumbered, numerous, very many, manifold, multitudinous, multifariousView synonyms
- ‘As countless tales have told us, it's always a bad idea to mess around with the past.’
- ‘The garden is a savior to me, particularly in the warmer months when I get to spend countless hours picking and planting.’
- ‘With its countless bars and clubs, the area is the hub of the town's nightlife.’
- ‘Nor do people want to live in a system where their prosperity depends on the starvation of countless others.’
- ‘For every smoker who claims to enjoy the habit there are countless others who are desperate to stop.’
- ‘While others among us engaged in countless discussions about what to do and how to do it, Ann would already be doing it.’
- ‘But he also starred in countless films which are so bad they have become notorious.’
- ‘I had to pass two floors and countless corridors before I arrived at the Physics room.’
- ‘He is a veteran of countless marathons, and we are not talking about the ordinary London kind.’
- ‘There are countless dogs roaming around up there and the council needs to do more.’
- ‘All three drugs are sold widely on the web, with countless sites offering the pills by post.’
- ‘The problems of football management in the modern game are complex and countless.’
- ‘We've got countless jobs still to do on our new home, but we're getting there.’
- ‘Filled with countless tiny black seeds, it looks exactly like a seed pod should.’
- ‘It is a tragedy that has befallen countless families through the generations.’
- ‘My mom made it her duty to make countless trips to the ministry to get them to place me in a school.’
- ‘We have seen, countless times, that banning a book will, in no way, prevent its being read.’
- ‘He can try to save those countless millions but only by the sacrifice of his ship and crew.’
- ‘These alarms save countless lives every year, and every home should have them.’
- ‘The countless number of games where he doesn't put a foot wrong are all too often forgotten.’
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