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- pharmaceutical 149
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- entrepreneurial 90
- crown 502
- smokeless 40
- lattice 57
- ought 407
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- dementia 95
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- dental 93
- cemetery 125
- unextended 28
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- drainage 91
- ticket 233
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- customer 483
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- Transformation 158
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- Meaning 191
- use 413
- some 290
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- soldier 160
- Prop 162
- differ 418
- token 261
- claimant 97
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- resolve 570
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- tackle 275
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- coeducation 76
- looting 72
- namesake 66
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- Simulation 182
- trilateral 144
- fenugreek 67
- slaying 39
- potter 40
- Inflation 204
- Mindfulness 66
- frighten into 86
- neigh 61
- garb 96
- commemorative 83
- Limelight 71
- pretension 49
- woven 117
- rack 500
- mummy 66
- semester 384
- dorsal 73
- PASSION 181
- overcoat 569
- telepathic 42
- choirmaster 89
- botched 78
- farmland 101
- Patterned 27
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- Attractive 188
- protector 134
- Wednesday 58
- sleeve 646
- yourselves 39
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- mellow 125
- sword 455
- fetching 91
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- FORTHCOMING 75
- grabby 96
- hit 701
- leftwards 26
- torso 85
- coronary thrombosis 74
- Parameter 132
- moss 79
- Shudder 86
- dormice 44
- upbringing 126
- ied 31
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- sucrose 40
- Gauge 70
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- spacewalk 28
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- emulator 98
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- restrictive 71
- undercut 104
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- warrior 47
- mirror 461
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- Huff 59
- charbroiled 49
- Faucet 169
- secs 21
- inpatient 42
- openly 37
- weekday 386
- Catalogue 29
- Reality 103
- battering ram 101
- fashion 499
- Frequently 167
- headstone 52
- convergent 85
- bumper sticker 81
- preacher 212
- Warrant 172
- vape 36
- thermostat 66
- Wield 87
- divertimento 39
- morally 65
- toppling 25
- take sth on board 15
- durables 56
- cupolaed 43
- Humorous 237
- Allocate 180
- segregation 113
- smell a rat 63
- scare 403
- believer 88
- tally 132
- Advantageous 116
- bulbous 107
- steading 28
- barrage balloon 73
- Isolation 195
- largely 340
- vertical 469
- princely 55
- nw 82
- destined 127
- freeborn 113
- driver 336
- irretrievable 189
- celluloid 91
- Absurd 176
- studio 183
- plague 262
- Stressor 65
- widowed 30
- polluted 63
- glint 120
- Wind 187
- ducks 37
- featureless 66
- choir 212
- photogenic 63
- imbue 102
- wormhole 51
- uncompetitive 154
- contagious 202
- maldives 64
- grapple 150
- huntsman 133
- secondhand 111
- ventilator 46
- remuneration 264
- packed out 60
- satiation 70
- analysis 510
- Intriguing 125
- militaristic 32
- repast 49
- science 270
- Kettle 50
- limber 54
- loathe 181
- obtrusive 79
- onward 132
- Pharmacy 186
- estrogenic 88
- religious 442
- awake 480
- smashing 119
- dishonesty 85
- starship 33
- shutoff 38
- psittacosis 35
- garden apartment 55
- nominate 136
- Great 111
- undershirt 49
- snowmobiling 43
- ship 146
- lapel 60
- ineffable 60
- Earnest 69
- coverup 52
- Invest 201
- antioxidant 200
- dramatically 143
- mechanic 463
- colliery 91
- behead 92
- Chord 39
- narcissism 58
- heart-to-heart 43
- inbreeding 51
- roundworm 45
- paste 487
- jen 32
- eviscerate 92
- chested 69
- interweaving 25
- augur 88
- Scalp 58
- Situation 231
- Significantly 169
- slipway 32
- mummified 35
- cathode 94
- backside 94
- Nosedive 70
- standpat 40
- transparently 80
- Material 188
- dogma 125
- summer time 29
- peahen 38
- Removal 166
- appal 92
- cto 66
- spoilage 42
- trout 56
- disrepute 144
- frondage 53
- fledged 75
- manifold 51
- safety 442
- svelte 43
- impressionist 71
- anchorage 103
- Dream 109
- willy 55
- anticipate 478
- derailment 69
- uncommon 267
- imbuing 26
- he 118
- debate 506
- conflict 495
- chillax 58
- disadvantageous 97
- DETERMINER 87
- discouraging 68
- cravat 87
- salt 455
- pharisee 54
- attorney 193
- soccer 456
- numb 225
- Voucher 198
- Disobey 78
- Mainland 162
- Scaling 34
- groan 471
- Facility 208
- Vogue 54
- Belief 125
- Immunological 49
- revelry 81
- Germ 209
- slippery 431
- current 489
- adjust 490
- messiest 24
- Minimalism 26
- export 477
- onus 75
- FORM 42
- Islamist 22
- Coupon 40
- snooker 53
- Affirmative 163
- manage 466
- Endorse 214
- offline 206
- credo 88
- ejaculate 147
- Spiritual 66
- twentieth 54
- palaver 60
- plebe 50
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- coastal 883
- scale up 35
- Anthem 65
- catnap 133
- windblown 56
- Parlance 18
- catafalque 42
- snuffbox 35
- surmise 54
- bald 163
- vassal 45
- reconnaissance 110
- groin 95
- ingredient 475
- Eastern 93
- crimson 174
- worldwide 593
- Away 100
- myelin 46
- circumstance 533
- blaze 483
- Compassionate 157
- instructional 127
- Fun 161
- Sinew 55
- twain 45
- researching 47
- savvy 111
- unexceptional 41
- -rd 40
- indication 574
- disgusted 180
- false start 66
- stickpin 83
- persuader 45
- samurai 60
- headship 34
- Artificial 111
- suffice 157
- Sad 201
- capricorn 84
- procedure 481
- Ensemble 62
- decongestion 29
- perhaps 412
- estop 66
- garment 273
- greener 39
- Contribute 215
- Proof 97
- provost 44
- compromise 449
- Sweetheart 167
- bedeck 87
- indissoluble 62
- subtext 37
- Aviator 83
- disrespectful 80
- consumable 92
- patted 28
- tom 63
- Reliability 62
- Molecule 186
- Connection 181
- mother 150
- disbursement 137
- dance floor 86
- Technicians 45
- victoria 36
- modality 47
- But 97
- Infuriating 126
- manhunt 55
- denominate 61
- shrill 178
- gorgon 93
- Angry 178
- Returns 46
- whistling 41
- successively 63
- sapper 38
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- nowhere 419
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- interrelated 112
- stamp 167
- godless 100
- towering 68
- launch 503
- calculus 92
- Elderly 131
- reversion 47
- roading 29
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- playlist 42
- automate 220
- thana 32
- Face 349
- presage 50
- foresight 175
- asp 96
- Chairman 169
- housewarming 105
- Sourcing 37
- admonitory 59
- ordering 20
- yellowhammer 37
- kitten 40
- yeah 65
- fatiguing 159
- handicraft 106
- Vicinity 59
- User 111
- income 426
- Outlying 305
- palomino 54
- masonic 39
- noiseless 33
- cross-training 42
- goldfish 73
- reecho 29
- sprig 65
- bewitch 108
- parallelism 143
- erection 117
- downswing 75
- carsick 92
- insurance 458
- thaw 117
- Wild 234
- uninterested 69
- dormer 103
- curvy 97
- portobello 48
- scroll 154
- top-down 40

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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