Synonyms for legion

Synonyms for (noun) legion

Synonyms: horde, host, legion

Definition: a vast multitude

Similar words: concourse, multitude, throng

Definition: a large gathering of people


Synonyms: host, legion

Definition: archaic terms for army

Similar words: army, ground forces, regular army

Definition: a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state


Synonyms: legion

Definition: a large military unit

Usage: the French Foreign Legion

Similar words: military force, military group, military unit, force

Definition: a unit that is part of some military service

Usage: he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men


Synonyms: legion

Definition: association of ex-servicemen

Usage: the American Legion

Similar words: association

Definition: a formal organization of people or groups of people

Usage: he joined the Modern Language Association

Synonyms for (adjective) legion

Synonyms: legion, numerous

Definition: amounting to a large indefinite number

Usage: numerous times; the family was numerous; Palomar's fans are legion

Similar words: many

Definition: a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number

Usage: many temptations; the temptations are many; a good many; a great many; many directions; take as many apples as you like; too many clouds to see; never saw so many people