Definition of countless in English:


Line breaks: count|less
Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊntləs


  • Too many to be counted; very many: she’d apologized countless times before
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    • It is a tragedy that has befallen countless families through the generations.
    • The countless number of games where he doesn't put a foot wrong are all too often forgotten.
    • Nor do people want to live in a system where their prosperity depends on the starvation of countless others.
    innumerable, untold, legion, numberless, unnumbered, numerous, very many, manifold, multitudinous, multifarious; a great number of, incalculable numbers of, immeasurable numbers of, endless numbers of, infinite numbers of, a multitude of, a multiplicity of; more than one can count, too many to be counted
    informal umpteen, no end of, loads of, stacks of, heaps of, masses of, oodles of, bags of, scads of, zillions of
    North American informal a slew of, a bunch of, gazillions of, bazillions of
    South African informal lank
    literary myriad, divers
    rare innumerous, unnumberable

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