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- Authority 53
- Against 36
- Disallow 11
- Trial 15
- ventilation 51
- gasp 95
- chart 28
- Bible 22
- Swarm 32
- Define 2
- trademark 39
- causal 15
- Explode 24
- RSVP 2
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- analysis 60
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- approximately 50
- perfume 31
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- especially 44
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- result 73
- familiarity 5
- ministry 58
- Causal 8
- tackling 34
- interruption 71
- look 7
- Boundary 15
- Antarctic 16
- beam 60
- orifice 2
- carb 4
- redemption 12
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- Awry 10
- counseling 4
- culprit 14
- Advent 35
- grill 46
- whip 68
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- disease 56
- Stereotype 26
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- stealth 36
- labor 47
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- traffic 80
- delicious 38
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- Only 22
- neutralize 9
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- spew 41
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- nutmeg 37
- sentiment 58
- terminal 52
- Defendant 26
- internet 52
- Apply 51
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- glitter 63
- geometry 56
- volleyball 54
- drought 61
- endless 59
- uttermost 37
- biomass 22
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- horsepower 51
- youthful 53
- Unbearable 8
- Pressure 45
- stir 70
- regulation 67
- gracious 51
- mixture 60
- indispensable 49
- ease 60
- Handful 27
- define 67
- booth 77
- Newsletter 1
- interpret 60
- Negotiate 26
- mud 62
- event 58
- Sap 50
- lady 51
- cash 71
- characteristic 45
- trumpet 71
- adultery 50
- unusually 35
- shuttle 72
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- problem 18
- spaceship 66
- decision 68
- finding 57
- field 14
- oven 69
- fluctuating 2
- Impair 14
- contrary 47
- instrument 47
- repetition 67
- clueless 10
- honourable 33
- Frankenstein 9
- mechanics 37
- arrival 65
- Disposable 11
- consistent 52
- mess 41
- Rosemary 19
- neat 75
- porridge 40
- ought 48
- regretful 30
- Ad 14
- odd 60
- sophisticate 11
- command 52
- outlet 52
- identification 60
- manslaughter 35
- negro 50
- Ineffective 5
- wonderful 62
- Athlete 13
- location 59
- revolution 50
- Straw 17
- Hurt 20
- studio 31
- congress 58
- awry 27
- lightly 47
- bathroom 64
- transformation 59
- daring 64
- gallon 57
- wickedly 6
- chemist 44
- dense 50
- spur 55
- optimal 17
- stranger 62
- suburb 66
- necessarily 43
- belt 55
- during 8
- lip 45
- Extend 13
- inspect 62
- microcomputer 54
- blank 44
- tent 75
- Financial 19
- palpable 6
- pipeline 85
- acrimony 7
- veteran 32
- file 105
- diagnose 45
- institution 34
- weakness 48
- Determination 26
- Occur 28
- retarded 52
- float 70
- devastation 38
- reap 51
- Allergic 6
- mismanage 19
- nearby 59
- digestion 27
- sunscreen 6
- greatly 48
- involve 62
- slipper 47
- symbolize 50
- peep 65
- culmination 44
- seldom 32
- father-in-law 40
- noun 59
- tobacco 70
- astronomical 18
- Reasonable 20
- fame 54
- striking 69
- familiar 64
- meant 23
- fraud 16
- discharge 42
- Fix 8
- brand 68
- squat 38
- Bob 90
- writ 60
- torture 85
- knob 62
- proprietor 48
- end up 8
- CAnal 29
- dump 59
- gold 61
- datum 5
- Surge 54
- pane 73
- destruction 55
- luxurious 7
- weekly 46
- doubtful 33
- construct 49
- emit 50
- Native 29
- derive 64
- depraved 34
- Myriad 5
- consul 23
- excite 40
- injection 58
- biology 66
- hard-earned 5
- strategist 15
- corn 61
- sail 71
- arrow 61
- pullout 32
- fall 63
- symbol 70
- officer 73
- tub 71
- dispassionate 8
- Foreseeable 30
- undertake 45
- extremity 39
- Threat 25
- candlelight 11
- body 51
- nation 75
- movement 72
- Sailing 14
- internal 54
- glove 68
- insect 67
- continuity 19
- appeal 68
- anticipate 58
- ruin 74
- displease 53
- quantity 59
- anger 57
- hydrogen 42
- circumstance 42
- preface 47
- gastric 10
- resistant 34
- calculate 63
- attend 86
- Considerable 15
- radiation 63
- agency 67
- nautical 10
- hostile 48
- cut 55
- Mangrove 21
- disgust 57
- Faithful 15
- distribute 61
- partial 52
- unanimous 72
- fright 34
- attraction 67
- Police 44
- jazz 66
- counselling 3
- Amicable 3
- variation 59
- false 63
- confident 58
- freely 46
- Circuit 50
- acquisition 72
- protect 75
- needle 45
- maths 55
- ski 62
- wellness 11
- Route 18
- undoubted 63
- spade 49
- distracted 52
- Chicano 14
- van 53
- incentive 40
- insight 83
- choose 53
- Foolish 7
- introduction 91
- exceed 71
- gelatinous 13
- rehabilitate 39
- ankle 66
- win 75
- clarify 60
- scald 16
- several 54
- wealthy 71
- wader 37
- vulnerable 68
- vicinity 63
- Hone 12
- up to date 39
- unfavorable 48
- trickle 47
- tractor 74
- toddler 46
- synthetic 53
- survival 51
- standstill 52
- fleet 64
- stack 74
- splendor 46
- smother 44
- degradation 7
- skate 51
- sigh 45
- shroud 58
- sewer 48
- peer 48
- paunch 38
- parody 47
- pamphlet 72
- pallet 44
- owl 82
- overtake 60
- outsider 49
- outrage 51
- offshore 40
- occult 44
- oarsman 38
- notoriously 36
- navigation 55
- musty 42
- academic 67
- murderous 44
- mug 53
- Alert 46
- Adjustment 41
- Acquired 25
- Accomplish 48
- whisky 38
- terrace 71
- suspense 51
- susceptible 47
- sunset 58
- sunlight 46
- subsidy 66
- strife 58
- strengthen 54
- strand 67
- stall 54
- turbulent 50
- shack 56
- Thumb 60
- sewage 50
- rubble 64
- rhyme 57
- experiment 59
- elevated 35
- review 55
- retire 76
- percent 48
- demur 23
- repair 68
- yarmulke 24
- harmonious 16
- moisture 30
- lion 39
- hell 69
- butterfly 59
- surname 58
- Tap 28
- textbook 49
- pretend 41
- institute 32
- Intrinsic 88
- university 54
- sharply 36
- endorsement 34
- subtract 49
- backlash 52
- asleep 42
- Critique 28
- intensity 46
- civilization 84
- reminder 24
- southwest 63
- virus 56
- Phase 19
- exploit 47
- FAX 34
- Artillery 13
- Bank 20
- hamburger 45
- intrinsic 41
- donkey 33
- Memorize 13
- tube 61
- chess 27
- spite 57
- Capable 20
- assemble 34
- plaster 76
- Grapple 5
- flee 60
- attaché case 117
- mutter 70
- restless 47
- steamer 62
- claim 62
- fetch 46
- fusty 36
- marriage 59
- ratio 62
- Commemorate 12
- abductor 3
- feed 52
- bolt 52
- slender 73
- casual 63
- Mechanism 16
- furnish 35
- EARN 28
- skill 83
- singer 57
- feature 44
- Compensation 44
- observe 62
- glibness 24
- goose 34
- ripen 38
- parochialism 39
- refuge 66
- Manner 23
- superficial 58
- rugby 28
- springtime 51
- Sort 24
- concerted 38
- expand 73
- Affair 14
- Hospital 51
- orbit 56
- exempt 54
- Rumble 53
- ice-cream 38
- Fly 25
- dependent 58
- Finally 3
- path 64
- swollen 59
- insert 55
- adjust 62
- pal 54
- soluble 50
- keeper 17
- Muzzle 38
- prime 69
- luck 51
- record 56
- waken 49
- delectable 20
- contained 3
- throat 56
- linkage 9
- strategy 61
- cunning 61
- excruciating 14
- uncover 51
- Dessert 26
- eighty 39
- waste 59

24 ENTRIES FOUND:

plural numbers

plural numbers

Learner's definition of NUMBER

[count] : a word or symbol (such as “five” or “16”) that represents a specific amount or quantity数字；数；数量 — see also cardinal number, ordinal number, prime number, whole number

- the
*number*seven数字七 - He wrote down two
*numbers*[=*numerals*]: 3 and 9.他写下两个数字：3和9。 - the
*numbers*and letters on a license plate牌照上的数字和字母 - a three-digit
*number*like 429像429这样的三位数 - Think of a
*number*between one and one hundred.想一个介于一和一百之间的数字。 - The
*number*7³/₄ is greater than the*number*7.25.*73/A这个数字比7.25大。 - 2, 4, 6, and 8 are even numbers; 1, 3, 5, and 7 are odd numbers.*2、4、6、8是偶数；1、3、5、7是奇数。
- Let's say I have $100 to spend—that's a nice, round number. [=a number that is easily multiplied, divided, etc., and especially a number that ends in zero]假设我有100美元——一个好记的整数。

[count]

- a student's ID/identification
*number*学生证号码 - Never give out your credit card
*number*to anyone over the phone.绝对不要在电话里向任何人透露你的信用卡号。 - What's the account
*number*on your electricity bill?你的电费单账号是多少？ - The page
*numbers*are on the top corner of each page.页码在页上角。 - Today's winning lottery
*numbers*are 17, 8, and 46.今天的中奖号码是17、8和46。 - I'm waiting for the
*number*3 bus.我在等3路公共汽车。 - Flight
*number*101 from Los Angeles to London is now boarding at Gate*number*36.洛杉矶飞往伦敦的101航班正在36号登机口登机。 - What's the answer to question
*number*6?第6题的答案是什么？ - My daughter's the pitcher,
*number*21.我女儿是21号投手。

- We get to know each of our customers and make sure that they don't feel like they're just a
*number*.我们了解每一个客户，确保不使他们觉得自己只是个编号而已。 - a large university where the students are just
*numbers*在规模大的大学里学生只是些编号

- What's your work/office/daytime
*number*?你工作/办公室/白天的联系电话是多少？ - My home
*number*is (413) 555-2917.我家的电话号码是(413) 555-2917。 - Call our toll-free
*number*.拨打我们的免费电话。 - Did you get her
*number*? = Did she give you her*number*?她把她的电话号码给你了吗？ - Well, you've got my
*number*. Give me a call sometime.好啦，你有我的电话号码了。有空常联系。 - “May I speak with Sara, please?” “I'm sorry. You must have the wrong number.”“能否请萨拉接电话？”“对不起，你一定是拨错号码了。”

[count]

- Fish were once plentiful in this river, but they have since declined in numbers. [=there are now fewer fish than there once were]这条河过去有很多鱼，但是现在鱼的数量少多了。
- New houses are being built in record numbers. [=more new houses are being built now than ever before]在建新房的数量创历史新高。

- Were you surprised by the
*number of*people who came to the party?你对赴宴人数感到吃惊吗？ - More should be done to decrease the
*number of*violent crimes in the city.应该采取更多措施减少这座城市的暴力犯罪数量。 - Large
*numbers of*people have left. [=many people have left]很多人已经离开了。 - Serious side effects were observed in a small
*number of*patients. [=a few patients had serious side effects]药物对少数病人产生了严重的副作用。 - A good number of college students [=many college students] have entered the competition.许多大学生参加了比赛。
- There are a number of [=
*several*] different options to choose from.有几个不同的选择。 - Some students have already been absent on
*a number of*occasions.有些学生已经缺席好几次了。 - The dish can be prepared in any number of ways. [=many different ways]这道菜肴可用许多不同的方法来做。
- Residents have left the city for
*any number of*reasons.居民因各种原因离开了这座城市。

[noncount]

- They have declined in number. [=there are not as many of them as there were before]他们在数量上减少了。
- The protesters were few
*in number*, but they were very loud.抗议者人数不多，但声势很大。

- There's safety/strength in numbers. [=people are safer/stronger when they are together in a group]人多更安全/力量大。
- They won the battle through sheer weight of numbers. [=they won because there were so many of them]他们全靠人多打了胜仗。

[count]

- You're
*number*7 on the waiting list.你排在7号。 - Now serving
*number*28.现在轮到28号了。

- The article is in volume 36,
*number*2 of this journal.这篇文章发表在这本期刊第2期第36卷。 - (
*Brit*) the June*number*[=(*US*)*issue*] of the magazine杂志的六月刊

[singular] formal : a group of people一群人

- One of their
*number*[=one of them] went missing.他们中的一人失踪了。

[count] : a song or dance that is usually performed as part of a concert or performance（演出中的）一首歌，一段舞蹈

- For his final
*number*he sang “Heartbreak Hotel.”他演唱的最后一曲是《伤心的酒店》。 - The actors broke into a song and dance
*number*.演员们突然开始表演一段歌舞节目。

[count] informal : someone or something that is attractive or desirable吸引人的人（或事物）

- She wore a cute little black
*number*[=a small attractive black dress] to the dance.她穿了件漂亮的黑色小连衣裙去参加舞会。 - I just bought a new car: a fast, blue
*number*.我刚买了辆很炫的新车：速度快，蓝色的。 - I'm going to ask that hot
*number*[=attractive girl or woman] over there if she'll dance with me.我打算问那位美女是否愿意和我跳舞。

numbers [plural] : numbers that show amounts of money that are spent, earned, or needed钱数

- We won't be able to stay in business with
*numbers*like these!靠这点钱，我们无法再经营下去了！ - I'm afraid the
*numbers*just don't make your idea a profitable option.恐怕这个数额不能说明你的想法有利可图。 - I don't know if we can afford it. I have to look at the
*numbers*.我不知道我们是否买得起。我得看看价钱。 - I ran the numbers [=determined the amount of money to be spent, earned, etc.], and I just don't think we can afford it.我衡量了下我们的收支情况，觉得我们买不起。
- When we sat down to crunch the numbers [=to calculate exactly how much money is available, needed, etc.], we realized that we couldn't afford a new car.我们坐下来算账时才意识到买不起新车。

numbers [plural] chiefly US

- The network looked at the show's
*numbers*and decided to cancel it.电视网研究了这档节目的收视率，决定取消这个节目。

- Her
*numbers*[=*statistics, stats*] make her the team's most valuable player.她的战绩使她成为球队的最有价值球员。 - I don't remember all of his
*numbers*, but I know he hit 33 home runs last year.我不记得他的全部成绩了，但我知道他去年有33个本垒打。

numbers [plural] US : a gambling game in which people bet on which numbers will be chosen each day数字彩票 — often used before another noun常用于另一名词前

- playing the
*numbers*玩数字彩票

- an illegal
*numbers*game非法数字彩票赌博 - the
*numbers*racket彩票赌博勾当

[noncount] grammar : the quality of a word form that shows whether the word is singular or plural数；单复数

- A verb and its subject must agree in number. [=if the subject is singular, the verb must be singular; if the subject is plural, the verb must be plural]动词和主语的数必须一致。

- What's 43 times 12? Oh, I don't know—I'm
*bad/lousy with numbers*. [=I am bad at mathematics]*43乘12是多少？噢，我不知道——我数学很差。 - Ask her to do the books, she's
*good with numbers*.请她来做账吧，她擅长算术。

- a paradise inhabited by animal species
*beyond number*有无数种动物栖息的天堂 - The stars are
*beyond number*.星星数不胜数。

- Dancing
*by the numbers*isn't good enough. You have to really feel the music.不能只是机械地跳舞，你得去真正感受音乐。

- This heavy backpack is
*doing a number on*my back.这么重的背包会伤到我的背。 - The scandal really
*did a number on*his career.丑闻确实影响了他的事业。

- She thinks she'
*s got my number*, but I'm going to prove her wrong.她以为她了解我的底细，但我要证明她错了。

- This area has been inhabited for years
*without number*. [=for very many years]人们已在此居住了数不清的岁月。

◊ If *your number is up*, you are about to suffer or die.死期到了；劫数到了

- You never know when
*your number is up*. [=when you will die]你永远不会知道何时是你的死期。

numbers; numbered; numbering

/ˈnʌmbɚ/

verb

numbers; numbered; numbering

Learner's definition of NUMBER

[+ object] : to give a number to (someone or something in a series) : to label or identify (people or things in a series) with a number编号；标号

- She
*numbers*and arranges the photographs according to when they were taken.她按照拍照时间将相片编号整理。 - For the quiz, take out a sheet of paper and
*number*it from one to ten. [=write the numbers one through ten down the side of the paper]测验了，拿出一张纸，从一到十标上题号。 - Each print is signed and
*numbered*by the artist.画家在每张版画上签名并做了编号。 - The team's coach bought all the players
*numbered*jerseys.球队教练为所有球员买了有编号的运动套衫。

— used to indicate a total amount总计

[linking verb]

- The population now
*numbers*about 400,000. [=the population is now about 400,000]目前的人口总数约40万。 - In that year, European settlers in the area
*numbered*nearly 15,000.那年这一地区的欧洲定居者将近15000人。 - Though his years
*number*only 45 [=though he is only 45 years old], he looks like an old man.尽管他只有45岁，但看起来像个老人。

[no object]

- The animal, which once
*numbered*in the millions, is now extinct.这种动物过去数以百万计，现在灭绝了。

somewhat formal : to include (someone or something) as part of a larger group把…归入 — + *among* or *with* — usually used as *(be) numbered*通常用作(be) numbered

[+ object]

- She
*numbers among*her friends three Nobel Prize winners. = She*numbers*three Nobel Prize winners*among*her friends. [=three of her friends are Nobel Prize winners]她的朋友中有三个是诺贝尔奖得主。 - He
*numbers*her*with*the other great poets of the time.他把她与当代其他伟大诗人并列。

- John Keats
*is numbered*[=*ranked*]*among*the greatest English poets.约翰·济慈被列为最伟大的英国诗人之一。 - I am proud to
*be numbered among*those who have served our country.我很自豪可以成为为国效力的一员。

[no object]

- She
*numbers among*the best. [=she is one of the best]她是最优秀者中的一位。

- The doctors have told me that my
*days are numbered*. [=I will die soon]医生告诉我说我的日子不多了。 - He knew that his
*days*as the team's coach*were numbered*. [=that he was going to be fired from his job as the team's coach soon]他知道自己当球队教练的日子屈指可数了。 - The
*days*of large gas-guzzling cars*are numbered*. [=people will not be making/buying large gas-guzzling cars for much longer]高油耗汽车就快要退出市场了。

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a(1) **: **a sum of units **: **total

(2)

(3)

(5) **: **a numerical preponderance (see preponderance sense 2)

c(1) **: **a unit belonging to an abstract mathematical system and subject to specified laws of succession, addition, and multiplication

especially **: **natural number

(2) **: **an element (such as π) of any of many mathematical systems obtained by extension of or analogy with the natural number system

(3)

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numbers plural in form but singular or plural in construction

a **: **a form of lottery in which an individual wagers on the appearance of a certain combination of digits (as in regularly published numbers)

called also numbers game

Amount vs. Number: Usage Guide

*Number* is regularly used with count nouns

a large *number* of mistakes

any *number* of times

while *amount* is mainly used with mass nouns.

annual *amount* of rainfall

a substantial *amount* of money

The use of *amount* with count nouns has been frequently criticized; it usually occurs when the number of things is thought of as a mass or collection

glad to furnish any *amount* of black pebbles — *New Yorker*

a substantial *amount* of film offers Lily Tomlin

or when money is involved.

a substantial *amount* of loans E. R. Black

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