number in Chinese
[ 'nʌmbə ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "number"Synonyms of "number""number" in a sentence"number" meaning
past tense: numbered past participle: numbered plural: numbers present participle: numbering
- A number x is called an almost upper bound of a .
- There is no restriction [limit] on the number of people .
- Latin nouns have case , number and gender .
- We will number them from one to ten .
- A number of factors contribute to this .
- You could always try his home number .
- A number of houses were burnt down in the fire .
- The number 101. 11 contains only five bits .
- Never mind about him. he's a back number .
- Businesses operate in a number of environments .
- an item of merchandise offered for sale; "she preferred the black nylon number"; "this sweater is an all-wool number"
- a clothing measurement; "a number 13 shoe"
- the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals; "he had a number of chores to do"; "the number of parameters is small"; "the figure was about a thousand"
- the grammatical category for the forms of nouns and pronouns and verbs that are used depending on the number of entities involved (singular or dual or plural); "in English the subject and the verb must agree in number"
- a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"
Synonyms: identification number,
- the number is used in calling a particular telephone; "he has an unlisted number"
Synonyms: phone number, telephone number,
- one of a series published periodically; "she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist''s waiting room"
- a symbol used to represent a number; "he learned to write the numerals before he went to school"
- a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program; "he did his act three times every evening"; "she had a catchy little routine"; "it was one of the best numbers he ever did"
Synonyms: act, routine, turn, bit,
- a select company of people; "I hope to become one of their number before I die"
- a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
- place a limit on the number of
Synonyms: keep down,
- enumerate; "We must number the names of the great mathematicians"
- determine the number or amount of; "Can you count the books on your shelf?"; "Count your change"
Synonyms: count, enumerate, numerate,
- give numbers to; "You should number the pages of the thesis"
- add up in number or quantity; "The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000"
Synonyms: total, add up, come, amount,
- put into a group; "The academy counts several Nobel Prize winners among its members"