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abound with

To be abundant or plentiful with. The world abounds with criminals and scam artists looking to take advantage of unsuspecting victims. In the spring, the fields abound with blooming tulips.
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abound with someone or something

to be plentiful with particular persons, other living beings, or objects. The world abounds with talented people who are too shy to develop their talents.
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abound with

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v.
To be brimming with something plentiful: The lake by the cabin abounds with fish.The quaint villa abounded with charm.
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References in classic literature ?
The history of the states of Greece, and of other countries, abounds with such instances, and it is not improbable that what has so often happened would, under similar circumstances, happen again.
The water is very shallow, but abounds with trout, and other small fish.
2 : to be fully supplied <The book abounds with pictures.
CHARLESTON, on the coast of South Carolina, USA, abounds with Southern charm.
The book abounds with useless advice, like how to get into the Encyclopedia, with the two best routes being to go to the Arctic and discover something or becoming a mistress to royalty, but it is all amusing.
Dogville abounds with references to art from the interwar years--even aside from the character of Tom, von Trier's parody of a Depression-era writer obsessed with "illustrating" profound moral truths about Man.
Sunday, July 27, 2003 - (9:00am - 9:00pm) - "A Day of Remembrances and Thanks" - The fun abounds with food, rides and entertainment building to a crescendo as the 77-Hour radio address reaches its conclusion.
Human caring abounds with tall tales that lead the barflies to throw their glasses into the fireplace as a tribute to the acceptance of this bizarre blend of aliens, humans, time travelers, and even a talking dog.
95) by Scott Simon, host of National Public Radio's "Weekend Edition," abounds with vivid, famous and fascinating characters, from Ernie Banks to Michael Jordan.