Synonyms for mass:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
bank, hill, agglomeration, drift.
Sense 6 (noun)
drove, swarm, crush, ruck.
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 8 (noun)
Sense 9 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
a great deal (noun)
bulk, measurement (noun)
aggregative, aggregate, heap, stack, lot, deal, peck, good deal, mickle, large-scale, hoi polloi, slew, mint, quite a little, multitude, plenty, batch, masses, collective, flock, hatful, mess, people, general, tidy sum, spate, wad, volume, whole slew, pile, sight, raft, muckle, great deal, whole lot.
convocation, celebration, eucharist, canon, rite, remembrance, ceremony, matrimony, baptism, service, revival, Siddur, sacrament, liturgy, holiday, vesper, christening, sacrifice, communion, last rites, missal, ritual, nones, solemnization, marriage, novena, observance, transubstantiation, wedlock, initiation, evensong, confirmation.
concentrate, ruck, proliferation, dollop, hulk, infinity, commonalty, thousand, third estate, capacity, amplitude, tissue, clod, trillion, many, convolution, figure, umpteen, Amassment, million, load, Cumulation, zillion, slather, ream, pleb, tidal wave, clump, commonality, cake, torrent, billion, measure, panoply, ton, ocean, gazillion, volley, pressure, density, agglomeration, swath, accumulate.
a great deal
Other synonyms and related words:
accumulate, abundance, bunch, stack, heap, amount, majority, block, loaf, flock, collection, profusion, lot, pile, magnitude, pack, accumulation, heft, amass, amplitude, bulk, load, mountain, batch, staple, quantity, tissue, swarm, wad, much, preponderance, plurality, lump, body, volume.
Usage examples for mass:
- Alfred jumped on the broken mass, and peered down. - "The Boy Volunteers with the French Airmen", Kenneth Ward.
- The submersible was caught by the falling mass, and partly crushed. - "The Second Deluge", Garrett P. Serviss.
- The book which I had in mind to write was still a mass of notes. - "A Daughter of the Middle Border", Hamlin Garland.