|1.||[ noun ] all the loaves of bread baked at the same time|
|2.||[ verb ] batch together; assemble or process as a batch|
|3.||[ noun ] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent|
|Synonyms:||mass lot good_deal great_deal pile heap plenty deal sight flock whole_lot mint quite_a_little raft pot slew stack mickle mess spate wad tidy_sum whole_slew peck muckle hatful|
: "a batch of letters" "a deal of trouble" "a lot of money" "he made a mint on the stock market" "it must have cost plenty"
|Related terms:||large_indefinite_quantity flood jam heap|
|4.||[ noun ] a collection of things or persons to be handled together|
|Related terms:||collection schmeer|