ample

01. The students had [ample] time to do the test, and most finished with plenty of time to spare.
02. The young boys were staring at their teacher's [ample] breasts.
03. There is [ample] space in the back of the van for the boys' hockey equipment.
04. The Greek climate is notable for its [ample] sunshine, with an average of 3,000 hours of sunshine per year.
05. Rainfall is [ample] in this area, with an annual average of well over 4000 millimeters.
06. With abundant natural resources, the country has [ample] potential for development.
07. There is [ample] evidence to suggest that South America has been inhabited for at least 10,000 years.
08. The police have [ample] proof of motive for the suspect in the murder.
09. Members of the audience will have [ample] time to ask questions at the end of the lecture.
10. There will be an [ample] supply of champagne for the wedding guests at the reception.
11. The government had [ample] warning that the country was not prepared for a major emergency, but chose to ignore it.
12. There will be [ample] time to play in the lake and run around the campground once we have the tent set up.
13. There is [ample] space for our piano in the living room.
14. His newest recording [amply] demonstrates his talent for writing hit pop songs.
15. Two or three pairs of shoes should be [ample]; why she needs 15 pairs of shoes is beyond me.
16. Julius Rosenwald once said, "Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he is necessarily smart. There is [ample] proof to the contrary."

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  • ample — ample …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • ample — [ ɑ̃pl ] adj. • XIIe; lat. amplus 1 ♦ Qui a de l ampleur. ⇒ large. Manteau ample (opposé à cintré, ajusté). ♢ D une amplitude considérable. Des mouvements amples. « Une oscillation ample et vague secouait la foule » (Sartre). Une voix ample. 2 ♦… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ample — AMPLE. adj. des 2 genres. Qui est étendu en longueur et en largeur audelà de la mesure la plus ordinaire, la plus commune de chaque chose. Ample étendue. Ce lieu, cet espace n est pas assez ample. Une robe bien ample. Un manteax fort ample. Ce… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • ample — AMPLE. adj. de tout genre. Qui est estendu en longueur, & en largeur au dela de la mesure la plus ordinaire, la plus commune. Ample estenduë. ce lieu, cet espace n est pas assez ample. la marge de ce livre est fort ample. Il se dit principalement …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Ample — Am ple, a. [F. ample, L. amplus, prob. for ambiplus full on both sides, the last syllable akin to L. plenus full. See {Full}, and cf. {Double}.] Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended. [1913 Webster] All …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ample — Caractéristiques Longueur 15,7 km Bassin  ? Bassin collecteur Tech …   Wikipédia en Français

  • AMPLE — is the name of two different programming languages.AMPLE the Music LanguageAMPLE (Advanced Music Production Language and Environment) was a FORTH like programming language for programming the 500/5000 series of add on music synthesisers for the… …   Wikipedia

  • ample — Fowler (1926) wrote that ample was ‘legitimate only with nouns denoting immaterial or abstract things’ such as opportunity, praise, provision, and time. He did not accept that it could be properly used in attributive position before nouns like… …   Modern English usage

  • ample — Ample, Amplus. Lettre du Roy bien ample, Diploma vberrimum, B. ex Cic. Un edict ample, Edictum vberrimum …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • ample — (adj.) mid 15c., from M.Fr. ample, from L. amplus large, spacious, related to ampla handle, grip …   Etymology dictionary

  • ample — I adjective abounding, abundant, adequate, bountiful, broad enough, capacious, commodious, comprehensive, copious, expansive, extensive, generous, large enough, liberal, many, plenteous, satisfactory, sufficient II index adequate, broad,… …   Law dictionary

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