Synonyms of quantity in English:


See definition of quantity


1‘the quantity of food collected’


amount, number, total, aggregate, sum, quota, group, size, mass, weight, volume, bulk, load, consignment, expanse, extent, length, area

quantum, proportion, portion, part

dose, dosage

2‘police divers recovered a quantity of ammunition’


an amount, a number, a good few, a good number, a lot, a large amount, good deal, great deal, a good deal, a great deal

quite a number, scores, many, considerable amounts, plenty

several, numerous, countless, innumerable, ample, copious, abundant, plentiful, considerable, substantial

informal a pile, piles, oodles, tons, lots, loads, heaps, masses, stacks, scads, bags, more … than one can shake a stick at

British informal lashings, a shedload, shedloads

North American informal gobs

vulgar slang a shitload