Synonyms of multitude in English:

multitude


See definition of multitude

noun

1‘a multitude of problems’

SYNONYMS

a lot, a great number, a large number, a great quantity, a large quantity, host, horde, mass, mountain, droves, swarm, army, legion, sea, abundance, profusion

scores, quantities

informal lots, loads, masses, stacks, heaps, tons, dozens, hundreds, thousands, millions, billions, zillions

British informal shedload

North American informal slew, gazillions, bazillions, gobs

NZ Australian informal swag

vulgar slang shitload

2‘Father Peter addressed the multitude’

SYNONYMS

crowd, gathering, assembly, group, assemblage, congregation, flock, throng, horde, mob

rare concourse

3the multitude‘placing political power in the hands of the multitude’

SYNONYMS

the common people, the populace, the public, the people, the masses, the rank and file, the crowd, the commonality, the commonalty, the third estate, the plebeians

the hoi polloi, the mob, the proletariat, the common herd, the rabble, the riff-raff, the canaille, the great unwashed, the ragtag, the ragtag and bobtail, proles, plebs

ANTONYMS

the elite