Multitude. s. f. Grand nombre. Multitude innombrable d'hommes, d'animaux, de livres, d'argent &c. une grande multitude de peuple. la multitude l'a emporté sur le petit nombre des Juges. ceder à la multitude.
Il se prend quelquefois pour le peuple, le vulgaire. Les opinions de la multitude.

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