myriad Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a large indefinite number
- he faced a myriad of details
noun the cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand
10000; ten thousand.
adjective satellite too numerous to be counted
unnumbered; numberless; unnumerable; innumerable; unnumberable; uncounted; multitudinous; infinite; innumerous; countless.
- incalculable riches
- countless hours
- an infinite number of reasons
- innumerable difficulties
- the multitudinous seas
- myriad stars
- untold thousands
EtymologyGr. , , fr. numberless, pl. ten thousand: cf. F.
The number of ten thousand; ten thousand persons or things.
An immense number; a very great many; an indefinitely large number.
Consisting of a very great, but indefinite, number; as,. myriadstars
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