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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Mickle \Mic"kle\ (m[i^]k"k'l), a. [OE. mikel, muchel, mochel,
mukel, AS. micel, mycel; akin to OS. mikil, OHG. mihil,
mihhil, Icel. mikill, mykill, Goth. mikils, L. magnus, Gr.
me`gas, gen. mega`loy; cf. Skr. mahat. [root]103. Cf. Much,
Much; great. [Written also muckle and mockle.] [Old Eng.
& Scot.] "A man of mickle might." --Spenser.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or
extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot
of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the
rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must
have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of
money" [syn: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great
deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle,
mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile,
plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew,
spate, stack, tidy sum, wad]
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