Synonyms of multitude in English:


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1‘a multitude of problems’


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’


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

rare concourse

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


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


the elite