Meaning of multitude

mul•ti•tude

Pronunciation: (mul'ti-td", -tyd"), [key]
— n.
  1. a great number; host: a multitude of friends.
  2. a great number of people gathered together; crowd; throng.
  3. the state or character of being many; numerousness.
  4. the common people; the masses.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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