Definition of plenty adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈplenti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈplenti//
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  1. 1  plenty more (of) (something) a lot We have plenty more of them in the warehouse. There's plenty more paper if you need it.
  2. 2plenty big, long, etc. enough (to do something) (informal) more than big, long, etc. enough The rope was plenty long enough to reach the ground.
  3. 3(North American English) a lot; very We talked plenty about our kids. You can be married and still be plenty lonely.
  4. Word OriginMiddle English (in the sense ‘fullness, perfection’): from Old French plente, from Latin plenitas, from plenus ‘full’.Idioms
    there are plenty more fish in the sea
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    there are many other people or things that are as good as the one somebody has failed to get
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: plenty