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1. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals.

Synonyms

  • numerosity
  • bulk
  • fewness
  • amount
  • innumerableness
  • numerousness
  • countlessness
  • figure
  • majority
  • roundness
  • preponderance
  • prevalence
  • minority

Antonyms

  • minority
  • unlawful
  • dishonesty
  • disagree

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Number

  • unencumber
  • mccumber
  • macumber
  • encumber
  • slumber
  • lumber
  • humber
  • cumber

Example sentences of the word number


1. Noun, singular or mass
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Quotes containing the word number


1. The new 'Joy' was needed for a number of reasons. Recent developments in nutrition and new ingredients were two of the major reasons for the revision. One of the other big reasons was America's new love for big flavors. Yay!
- Irma S. Rombauer

2. I think you grow wherever God plants you. I hope I'm growing as a person of faith, as a Christian. That should be our number one objective this journey of life. That all starts with a personal intimate relationship with Christ and then being in prayer every single day about all of those things - being tenacious about it.
- J. C. Watts

3. The Japanese have a wonderful sense of design and a refinement in their art. They try to produce beautiful paintings with the minimum number of strokes.
- David Rockefeller

2. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] a concept of quantity involving zero and units.

Synonyms

  • arity
  • compound number
  • third power
  • linage
  • minuend
  • quartic
  • oxidation state
  • Fibonacci number
  • square
  • cardinal
  • co-ordinate
  • multiplicand
  • cube
  • remainder
  • lineage
  • decimal
  • augend
  • coordinate
  • ordinal
  • subtrahend
  • count
  • constant
  • baryon number
  • fixed-point number
  • no.
  • score
  • complex quantity
  • multiplier factor
  • cardinal number
  • multiplier
  • quotient
  • integer
  • ordinal number
  • difference
  • fourth power
  • root
  • oxidation number
  • folio
  • definite quantity
  • base
  • imaginary
  • page number
  • paging
  • prime
  • floating-point number
  • composite number
  • biquadrate
  • prime quantity
  • complex number
  • second power
  • pagination
  • cardinality
  • atomic number
  • addend
  • factor
  • radix
  • biquadratic
  • divisor
  • quota
  • imaginary number
  • natural number
  • whole number
  • dividend

Antonyms

  • discontinuous
  • fall back
  • dissuade
  • deficit

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. number

verb. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] add up in number or quantity.

Synonyms

  • be
  • average
  • average out
  • make
  • amount
  • work out
  • total
  • outnumber
  • come

Antonyms

  • aliquot
  • aliquant
  • innumerate
  • uneducated

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] the number is used in calling a particular telephone.

Synonyms

  • sign
  • signal
  • telephone number
  • signaling

Antonyms

  • ordinal
  • unimportant
  • buy
  • crossbred

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program.

Synonyms

  • routine
  • bit
  • act
  • show-stopper
  • turn
  • stopper
  • performance
  • public presentation

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • inconstancy
  • unstable
  • changeable

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] one of a series published periodically.

Synonyms

  • serial publication
  • issue
  • periodical
  • serial
  • series

Antonyms

  • qualitative
  • disarrange
  • unequal
  • cardinal

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. number

verb. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] give numbers to.

Synonyms

  • designate
  • page
  • paginate
  • denominate

Antonyms

  • real
  • inferior
  • empty
  • last

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] a symbol used to represent a number.

Synonyms

  • Hindu numeral
  • antilog
  • symbol
  • antilogarithm
  • Hindu-Arabic numeral
  • numeral
  • Roman numeral

Antonyms

  • Arabic numeral
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • Lady

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] a select company of people.

Antonyms

  • inconstant

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. number

noun. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification.

Synonyms

  • PIN
  • bank identification number
  • ABA transit number
  • PIN number
  • positive identification
  • license number
  • Social Security number
  • personal identification number
  • identification number
  • registration number

Antonyms

  • indirect
  • liberal
  • unconventional
  • divide

Etymology

  • noumbre (Anglo-Norman)
  • nombre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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