Mandela as a leader in the ANC was among the many hundreds who were seized and jailed without trial.
It also helps explain why so many companies in turnaround situations are gripped by inertia.
In many rural precincts, poor cellphone coverage made it difficult or impossible for Romney forces to transmit information.
That runs so counter to what many women are told in corporate America, which is to not show weakness.
For many, the president himself is the leading symbol of the changes they fear.
She was indeed a peculiar girl—the more the pity for the many that made her so!
She left me more composed and happy than I have been for many days.
It had been years since he visited this locality, and the changes were many.
I am told he comes of a father who died at fifty, and who did in many ways like that.
He was many miles from his post of duty, and now his sole idea was to get back to it.
Old English monig, manig "many, many a, much," from Proto-Germanic *managaz (cf. Old Saxon manag, Swedish mången, Old Frisian manich, Dutch menig, Old High German manag, German manch, Gothic manags), from PIE *menegh- "copious" (cf. Old Church Slavonic munogu "much, many," Old Irish menicc, Welsh mynych "frequent," Old Irish magham "gift"). Pronunciation altered by influence of any (see manifold).
Old English menigu, from many (adj.). The many "the multitude" attested from 1520s. Cf. also Gothic managei "multitude, crowd," Old High German managi "large number, plurality," German Menge "multitude."