Synonyms of 'legion'
any large military forceThe last of the Roman legions left Britain in AD 410.
any very large numberHis sense of humour won him a legion of friends.
Addiction to drugs can bring a multitude of other problems.
A host of stars attended the awards ceremony.
A mass of excited people clogged the street.
Scientists are leaving the country in droves.
People turned out to vote in huge numbers.
A horde of people was screaming for tickets.
They face a myriad of problems bringing up children.
An official pushed through the throng.
Books on this subject are legion.
Such crimes were just as numerous then as they are today.
She made numerous attempts, but could never beat the world record.
She brought joy to countless people through her music.
pop culture in all its myriad forms
numberless acts of bravery by firefighters and rescue workers
She is a person of multitudinous talents.
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in the sense of brigade
a military formation smaller than a division and usually commanded by a brigadierthe men of the Seventh Armoured Brigade
in the sense of company
a small unit of troopsThe division consists of two tank companies and one infantry company.
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