Abound

Verb

  • (intransitive) To be present or available in large numbers; to be plentiful. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470).]

    "Wild animals abound wherever man does not stake his claim."

  • (intransitive) To be highly productive.
  • (intransitive) To be copiously supplied;

    "The wilderness abounds in traps."

  • (intransitive, obsolete) To be wealthy. [Attested from around (1350 to 1470) until the mid 18th century.]
  • (intransitive) To revel in. [Attested from around (1350 to 1470) until the late 18th century.]
  • (intransitive) To be full to overflowing. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470).]

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