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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
lot

Plural
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lot ({{{1}}})
  1. A large quantity or number; a great deal.
    to spend a lot of money
    lots of people think so
  2. A separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
    a lot of stationery
  3. One or more items auctioned or sold as a unit, separate from other items.
  4. (informal) A number of people taken collectively.
    a sorry lot
    a bad lot
  5. A distinct portion or plot of land, usually smaller than a field.
    a building lot in a city
  6. That which happens without human design or forethought; chance; accident; hazard; fortune; fate.
  7. Anything (as a die, pebble, ball, or slip of paper) used in determining a question by chance, or without man's choice or will.
    to cast lots
    to draw lots
  8. The part, or fate, that falls to one, as it were, by chance, or without his planning.
    My lot in life.
  9. A prize in a lottery.

Synonyms

Derived terms

Translations

large quantity or number See a lot


Albanian

Noun

lot m

  1. tear

Dutch

Noun

lot

  1. destiny
  2. lottery ticket

French

Noun

lot m.

  1. batch (quantity of anything produced in one operation)


This French entry was created from the translations listed at batch. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see lot in the French Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) November 2008


Kurdish

Noun

lot

  1. jump

Polish

Noun

lot

  1. flight

Scottish Gaelic

Noun

lot m., gen lota, pl lotan

  1. sore, wound
  2. sting

Tatar

Noun

lot

  1. A unit of weight: 1 lot = 3 mısqal = 12.797 g (archaic) [1]

Declension

Nominative
lot
Genitive
lotnıñ
Dative
lotqa
Accusative
lotnı
Locative
lotta
Ablative
lottan

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