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Definition of Ample

Ample

  1. Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended.
  2. Fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice.
  3. Not contracted of brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative.

Ample Quotations

We know we cannot underestimate the importance of emergency planning in our region, nor can we assume we'll have ample warning time. If an earthquake or terrorist attack hits, we won't necessarily have advance alerts or opportunities to double- and triple-check our plans.
Ellen Tauscher

To me the notion that Palestinians are actually Jews is, I think, quite revelatory and very radical and a possible bridge that has been ignored, I think, in this entire controversy and there's ample evidence to support it.
Lawrence Wright

I had gained the summit of a commanding ridge, and, looking round with astonishing delight, beheld the ample plains, the beauteous tracts below.
Daniel Boone

A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such a fool as to regard a fulsome obituary notice as ample reward.
George Jean Nathan

Build today, then strong and sure, With a firm and ample base; And ascending and secure. Shall tomorrow find its place.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Ample Translations

ample in Dutch is uitgebreid, omvangrijk, veelomvattend
ample in French is ample
ample in German is weit, reichlich, weit
ample in Portuguese is amplo
ample in Spanish is amplio
ample in Swedish is riklig, ymnig, dryg