Noun 1. the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply; "an age of abundance" (synonym) copiousness, teemingness (antonym) scarcity, scarceness (hypernym) quantity (hyponym) amplitude, bountifulness, bounty (derivation) abound 2. (physics) the ratio of the number of atoms of a specific isotope of an element to the total number of isotopes present (hypernym) ratio (classification) physics, physical science, natural philosophy 3. (chemistry) the ratio of the total mass of an element in the earth's crust to the total mass of the earth's crust; expressed as a percentage or in parts per million (hypernym) ratio (classification) chemistry, chemical science
To dream that you are possessed with an abundance; foretells that you will have no occasion to reproach Fortune, and that you will be independent of her future favors; but your domestic happiness may suffer a collapse under the strain you are likely to put upon it by your infidelity.
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project