(also uncount noun)
Another term for mass noun.
- <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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