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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

• minority
• unlawful
• dishonesty
• disagree

#### Etymology

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

• punching
• munching
• lunching
• bunching

### Example sentences of the word number-crunching

1. Noun Phrase
If you've found a potential purchase, the first step is to do lots of number crunching.

2. Noun Phrase
The job involves constant number crunching and deadline meeting.

### 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
• prime quantity
• complex number
• second power
• pagination
• cardinality
• atomic number
• factor
• divisor
• quota
• imaginary number
• natural number
• whole number
• dividend

#### Antonyms

• discontinuous
• fall back
• deficit

#### Etymology

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

### 3. number

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

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

• 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

• ordinal
• unimportant
• 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

• 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

• qualitative
• disarrange
• unequal
• cardinal

#### Etymology

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

### 7. number

verb. ['ˈnʌmbɝ'] give numbers to.

• designate
• page
• paginate
• denominate

• 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

#### Etymology

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

### 9. number

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

• 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
• 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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