Too many to count; innumerable or incalculable
- There is a countless number of stars
* (l) (dialectal)
(obsolete) Separate; distinct; diverse.
(obsolete) Individual; one for each.
Several; diverse; more than one or two; various.
Consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds; miscellaneous.
* assorted, divers, miscellaneous, mixed, motley, heterogeneous
(usually, in the plural) A minor miscellaneous item.
* 1865 , , Crosspatch, the Cricket, and the Counterpane ,
* 1924 March, Advertisement, ,
- Here she kept her scarlet cloak, her Sunday shoes, her best cap and apron, and her steeple-crowned hat; but down at the very bottom, underneath her new checked petticoat, she found a little bag of sundries , which might serve her purpose, and which she sat down to examine at her leisure.
* 1931 June, Advertisement, ,
- Our big free catalog illustrates and describes parts, equipment and sundries that our more than a million riders may need.
(in the plural, accounting) A category for irregular or miscellaneous items not otherwise classified.
* 1905 , William Mott Steuart (United States Bureau of the Census), Special Reports: Mines and quarries 1902 ,
- It pays you to buy from Bicycle Specialists We have been in business 40 years, and can offer you positively the lowest prices for high-grade bicycles, tires and sundries .
* 1910 , William Mott Steuart, Thomas Commerford Martin (United States Bureau of the Census), Street and Electric Railways 1907 ,
- Miscellaheous expenses ,—This item includes rent and royalties of all descriptions, “taxes, insurance, interest, advertising, office supplies, law expenses, injuries and damages, telegraph and telephone service, gas, and all other sundries not reported elsewhere.”
* 2009 , Neville Box, VCE Accounting Units 3 & 4 , 4th Edition,
- In 1902 franchise values were largely carried as sundries , but it is a very common practice to charge these values to cost of construction and equipment.
* 2011 , Robert Rodgers, Peter Lucas, Bookkeeping and Accounting Essentials ,
- Any payment listed in the Sundries column must be posted individually to the appropriate ledger account.
(usually, in the plural, cricket, chiefly, Australia) An extra.
* 1954 , Percy Taylor, Richmond?s 100 years of cricket: The Story of the Richmond Cricket Club, 1854-1954 ,
- The petty cash book classifies payments as petrol and oils, postage, office, sundries and GST paid.
* 1998 , , The Art of Cricket ,
- The wicketkeeper for Williamstown had a bad day, as sundries topped the score with 30.
* 1999 , Ashok Kumar, DPH Sports Series: Cricket , Discovery Publishing House, India,
- In the modern era I sometimes feel the emphasis has erroneously shifted towards placing unwarranted importance on how few sundries are recorded.
- As for sundries , these are very often caused by erratic bowling or a nasty pitch.