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1. thirteen

adjective. ['ˈθɝːˈtiːn'] being one more than twelve.

Synonyms

  • 13
  • xiii

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • fifty-fifth
  • forty-third

Etymology

  • thirttene (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Thirteen

  • augustin
  • barentine
  • bodenstein
  • bornstein
  • canteen
  • cantin
  • casteen
  • chasteen
  • chretien
  • christine
  • cortine
  • eighteen
  • eighteen
  • fifteen
  • fifteen
  • foltene
  • fourteen
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  • gelatine
  • guertin

Example sentences of the word thirteen


1. Noun, plural
Carefully torque these bolts to between thirteen and twenty foot pounds and remove the alignment tool.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Jewish young women are given a Bat Mitzvah around the age of thirteen.

Quotes containing the word thirteen


1. I told Augustus the broad outline of my miracle: diagnosed with Stage IV thyroid cancer when I was thirteen. (I didn’t tell him that the diagnosis came three months after I got my first period. Like: Congratulations! You’re a woman. Now die.)
- John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

2. It's like I'm thirteen again and he's my crush. All I'm aware of in this entire roomful of people is him. Where he is, what he's doing, who he's talking to.
- Sophie Kinsella, Remember Me?

3. I believed in immaculate conception and spontaneous combustion. I believed in aliens from outer space and vampires, prophecy, and the resurrection of the dead. I had deja vu many times each day. I was thirteen.
- Kate Braverman, Small Craft Warnings: Stories

2. thirteen

noun. ['ˈθɝːˈtiːn'] the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one.

Synonyms

  • baker's dozen
  • 13
  • large integer
  • XIII

Antonyms

  • eleventh
  • 48th
  • hundred-and-fortieth
  • centesimal

Etymology

  • thirttene (Middle English (1100-1500))
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