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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent;
- Example: "a batch of letters"
- Example: "a deal of trouble"
- Example: "a lot of money"
- Example: "he made a mint on the stock market"
- Example: "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"
- Example: "it must have cost plenty"
- Example: "a slew of journalists"
- Example: "a wad of money"
[syn: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

great deal n 1: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money" [syn: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

60 Moby Thesaurus words for "great deal": a deal, a great deal, a lot, abundantly, as all creation, as all get-out, batch, beaucoup, considerable, considerably, deal, ever so, ever so much, galore, gobs, good deal, greatly, heap, heaps, highly, in great measure, largely, lashings, loads, lot, lots, mess, mint, much, muchly, never so, no end, no end of, not a little, oodles, pack, peck, pile, piles, plenty, pot, pretty much, quite a little, raft, rafts, scads, sight, slew, slews, so, so very much, spate, stack, stacks, tidy sum, to the skies, very much, wad, wads, whole slew