Synonyms of populous in English:

populous


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adjective

1‘the country's second most populous city’

SYNONYMS
densely populated, heavily populated, thickly populated, heavily settled, crowded, congested, packed, jammed, crammed, teeming, swarming, seething, crawling, full
informal jam-packed
British informal heaving, like Piccadilly Circus
ANTONYMS

uninhabited, deserted