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Noun: legion  lee-jun
  1. Association of ex-servicemen
    "the American Legion"
     
  2. A large military unit
    "the French Foreign Legion"
     
  3. A vast multitude
    - horde, host
     
  4. [archaic] Army
    - host [archaic]
Adjective: legion  lee-jun
  1. Amounting to a large indefinite number
    "Palomar's fans are legion";
    - numerous

Derived forms: legions

See also: beaucoup [US, dialect], many

Type of: army, association, concourse, force, ground forces, military force, military group, military unit, multitude, regular army, throng

Encyclopedia: Legion