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How to sign: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
"a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty";
Similiar / Same: lot, mass, good deal, great deal, pile, plenty, heap, whole lot, flock, sight, deal, mint, batch, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, raft, quite a little, pot, peck, muckle, mickle, mess, hatful, whole slew
Within this category: flood
How to sign: move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner
"the wheels skidded against the sidewalk";