What is another word for a million?

18 synonyms found


[ ɐ mˈɪli͡ən], [ ɐ mˈɪli‍ən], [ ɐ m_ˈɪ_l_iə_n]

The word "a million" is often used to represent a large quantity or number. However, there are several synonyms that can be used in its place depending on the situation or context. For example, "a plethora" can be used to describe an excessive or abundant amount of something. "Countless" is another option, conveying the idea that the number is so vast that it cannot be accurately measured or counted. "Infinite" and "limitless" also express the idea of something that has no end or boundary. Lastly, "an ocean" can be used to describe an immense or boundless amount of something, such as people or ideas.

How to use "A million" in context?

A million is a very large number. When we hear the word "million," our mind automatically fills in the number with a really big number. But, really, a million is just a thousand thousands. To put it into perspective, a million is the equivalent of 3.3 million. So, a million is not as big as we think it is. In fact, it is about the size of a couple of dozen chicken eggs. To put it into even more perspective, a million is about the size of a pencil eraser.

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