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American English: /skædz/
British English: /skadz/

plural noun

  • (American English) [colloquial]scads of money/food/people
    montones (masculine plural) or (in South America also) pilas (feminine plural) de dinero/comida/gente [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • They started out like a great burning thing, hitting the ball all over the park, running the bases with abandon, and scoring scads of runs.
    • The building it was located in housed hundreds of offices with scads of workers, all in diverse fields.
    • Certainly this is not because he's a millionaire studbolt adored by scads of teenage females.

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