Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "many an" []

  • Many a, as used before a vowel (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "many an" in a sentence
  • "There are students who enjoy spatial ordering, and they tend to be virtuosi at depicting imagery to capture many an otherwise hard-to-grasp idea or explanation."
  • "As Milo had predicted, the highway was nearly empty, five barren lanes herringboned by exits leading to the canyons that ran the county line to its demise: Placerita, Soledad, Bouquet—whose rusty blue rock graced the patios and spas of many an L.A. dream house—Vasquez, Agua Dulce."
  • "There in the darkness was wrought many an evil deed, while human blood was poured forth and watered the roots of that gloomy tree, from whose branches depended the mistletoe, the fateful plant that sprang from the blood-fed veins of the oak."
Words like "many an"