Plentiful vs Luxuriant - What's the difference?

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Plentiful is a related term of luxuriant.


As adjectives the difference between plentiful and luxuriant

is that plentiful is existing in large number or ample amount while luxuriant is abundant in growth or detail.

plentiful

English

Alternative forms

* plentifull (archaic)

Adjective

(en-adj)
  • Existing in large number or ample amount.
  • a plentiful harvest
    a plentiful supply of water
    She accumulated a plentiful collection of books.
  • Yielding abundance; fruitful.
  • Some years, the tree is a plentiful source of apples.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • If it be a long winter, it is commonly a more plentiful year.
  • (obsolete) lavish; profuse; prodigal
  • * Francis Bacon
  • He that is plentiful in expenses will hardly be preserved from decay.

    Synonyms

    * See also

    luxuriant

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Abundant in growth or detail.
  • Derived terms

    * luxuriant flower