English translation of बहुत
बहुतPowered by COBUILD /bahuta/
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/bahuta, bahut, bhuta, bhut/
1. bit (in phrases)
Quite a bit means a lot. [informal] ⇒ He's quite a bit older than me.
2. ever (in phrases)
You use ever so and ever such to emphasize that someone or something has a lot of a particular quality. [Brit, informal] ⇒ He was ever such a good dancer. ⇒ I like him ever so much.
3. exceedingly adverb
Exceedingly means very much indeed. [old-fashioned] ⇒ ...an exceedingly good lunch.
4. far adverb
You can use far to mean 'very much' when you are comparing two things and emphasizing the difference between them. ⇒ Women who eat plenty of fresh vegetables are far less likely to be stressed. ⇒ The trial is taking far too long.
5. great adjective
Great is used to emphasize the large amount or degree of something. ⇒ She had great difficulty in keeping her eyes open.
6. incredible adjective
You use incredible to emphasize the amount or intensity of something. ⇒ We import an incredible amount of cheese from abroad.
7. largely adverb
You use largely to say that a statement is mostly but not completely true. ⇒ The early studies were done largely by male researchers. → partly
8. lot adverb
A lot means to a great extent or degree. ⇒ They went out a lot.
9. many quantifier
Many is used to indicate a large number of people or things. ⇒ I don't think many people would argue with that. ⇒ In many of these neighbourhoods a lot of people don't have telephones.
10. mighty adverb
Mighty means very. [Am, informal] ⇒ You look mighty pretty tonight.
11. much quantifier
You use much to indicate that you are referring to a large amount of something. ⇒ This approach has been used in the past, though without much success. ⇒ There was so much to talk about. ⇒ She does much of her work abroad.
12. much adverb
You use much to indicate the great intensity, extent, or degree of something such as an action, feeling, or change. Much is usually used with 'so', 'too', and 'very', and in negative clauses for this meaning. ⇒ She shouts too much. ⇒ Thank you very much. ⇒ My hairstyle hasn't changed much since I was five.
13. plenty quantifier
If there is plenty of something, there is a large amount of it, often more than is needed. ⇒ There was still plenty of time to eat. ⇒ I don't like long interviews. Fifteen minutes is plenty.
14. quite adverb
You use quite to indicate that something is the case to a fairly great extent. Quite is less emphatic than 'very' and 'extremely'. ⇒ I felt quite bitter about it at the time. ⇒ I was quite a long way away. ⇒ I quite enjoy living here.
15. score quantifier
Scores of things or people means a large number of them. ⇒ Campaigners lit scores of bonfires. ⇒ Two people were killed and scores were injured.
16. very adverb
Very is used to give emphasis to an adjective or adverb. ⇒ The problem and the answer are very simple. ⇒ Thank you very much.
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Translation of बहुत from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary