so much

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so much (uncountable)

  1. A particular amount, often a large or excessive amount.
    How could you eat so much?
    There is only so much you can remember.
    • 1913, Joseph C. Lincoln, chapter 13, in Mr. Pratt's Patients:
      We tiptoed into the house, up the stairs and along the hall into the room where the Professor had been spending so much of his time.
  2. A demonstrated amount.
    "So much", he replied, sprinkling a small pile of the powder on the table.


so much (not comparable)

  1. To a certain degree or extent
    Identical twins are so much alike, it is difficult to identify them.
    I feel so much better.



so much (not comparable)

  1. To such a quantity, degree etc.
    There has been so much snow, I can't open the door.


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