Definition of uncountable noun in English:

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uncountable noun

(also uncount noun)


Another term for mass noun.
Example sentences
  • <i>Advice</i> is an uncountable noun, it's a so-called mass noun just like the word <i>information</i>.
  • Other plural uncountable nouns include the expressions the British, the Dutch, the English, the French, the Irish, the Spanish and the Welsh.
  • What is a countable noun in your language may be an uncountable noun in English.

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