Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Dozens"

The meaning of "Dozens" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does There are dozens of us! mean?
A: There are dozens of us! means there is lots of us
Q: What does dozens and dozens mean?
A: dozen =12 of something.
'dozens and dozens' = a lot of something.
Q: What does I scoured dozens of memos. mean?
A: It means to have looked at dozens of memos. It usually refers to looking for something specific. For example, you scoured dozens of memos to find the one about the meeting last week.
Q: What does dozens mean?
A: A dozen is 12 of something, for example "a dozen eggs" is 12 eggs. "Dozens" just means "lots of" something.
Q: What does keep dozens and dozens of cats mean?
A: just to keep a loooot of cats :)

Example sentences using "Dozens"

Q: Please show me example sentences with dozens .
A: One dozen = 12 of something. So we use "dozen" to talk about multiples of 12 with Eggs, donuts, etc.

"I think we're going to need dozens of eggs to feed this family of monsters."
"Dunkin' Donuts throws away dozens of perfectly good donuts a day."
Q: Please show me example sentences with dozens of.
A: He has a big aquarium with dozens of tropical fish.
Dozens of people gave their opinion at the public forum.

Other questions about "Dozens"

Q: It is dozens of times scarier than a playground slope. does this sound natural?
A: Hi

A natural expression could be ‘it was a thousand times scarier ‘…

Of course it’s not literarily a thousand times scarier, but it gives the impression of how much scarier the slide / slope is.
Q: "it could be dozens of dollars or even hundreds of dollars." does this sound natural?
A: it would be better to say "it could be dozens or even hundreds of dollars."
Q: "there were dozens of fruit in a ratio of 3 to 1 of oranges to apple" does this sound natural?
A:
"there were dozens of fruit in a ratio of 3 to 1 of oranges to *apples*"
Q: I bought three dozens of pens.
I bought three dozen pens.

Are the both correct??
A: The second one is correct
Q: Must be dozens! does this sound natural?
A: "There must be dozens!" Sounds more natural

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