Topic: Alot


Summary

The word "alot" means the same thing as the phrase "a lot".

Definition

"alot" (and, of course, "a lot") mean.... A large amount, extent, or number.

Example

Here's some examples...

John is in alot of trouble!
Jane has alot of apples in her basket.
Joe drank alot of milk.
Misspelling Or Not?

Some people consider usage of "alot" to be a misspelling (of "a lot"), despite it #1, being in wide common use, and #2, people knowingly spelling it "alot" on purpose.

For example, I write "alot" (instead of "a lot") on purpose.

See Also

Other words with similar meanings...

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