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plenty
British English: /ˈplɛnti/
American English: /ˈplɛn(t)i/

Translation of plenty in German:

noun no pl.

  • plenty of
    [colloquial] (enough) genug
    have you all got plenty of meat?
    habt ihr alle reichlich Fleisch?
    take plenty of exercise
    sich viel bewegen
    time[s] of plenty
    Zeit[en] des Überflusses
    that's plenty [colloquial]
    das ist genug od. reichlich
    das reicht
    take plenty!
    nimm dir reichlich od. [colloquial] ordentlich!
    we gave him plenty of warning
    wir haben ihn früh genug gewarnt
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adjective

  • [colloquial]
    reichlich vorhanden

adverb

  • [colloquial]it's plenty large enough
    es ist groß genug
    there's plenty more where this/those etc. came from
    es ist noch genug da [colloquial]

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