how to pronounce number


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“… actually and a fair number out west too …”

meanings of number


  1. A numeral: a symbol for a non-negative integer.
  2. Indicating the position of something in a list or sequence. Abbreviations: No or No., no or no. (in each case, sometimes written with a superscript "o", like Nº or №). The symbol ".
  3. Of a word or phrase, the state of being singular, dual or plural, shown by inflection.
  4. " is also used in this manner.
  5. A person.
  6. A large amount of damage.
  7. Poetic metres; verses, rhymes.
  8. A telephone number.
  9. A large amount, in contrast to a smaller amount; numerical preponderance.
  10. A performance; especially, a single song or song and dance routine within a larger show.
  11. A sequence of digits and letters used to register people, automobiles, and various other items.
  12. An issue of a periodical publication.
  13. A marijuana cigarette, or joint; also, a quantity of marijuana bought form a dealer.
  14. An abstract entity used to describe quantity.
  15. Quantity.
  16. An item of clothing, particularly a stylish one.
  17. An element of one of several sets: natural numbers, integers, rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers, and sometimes extensions such as hypercomplex numbers, etc.


  1. To total or count; to amount to.
  2. To label (items) with numbers; to assign numbers to (items).


  1. Comparative form of numb: more numb.

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