century century  /ˈsɛn tʃə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a period of 100 years
  2. (n) ten 10s

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. PTI's list of the most notorious crimes of the past century, coinciding with the 75th anniversary of the Lindbergh kidnapping.
  2. The twenty most influential artists and entertainers of the 20th century.
  3. The century had its minor villains and antiheroes who caused no little bit of havoc.

News

  1. Century-old Grand Forks Civil War statue to be re-dedicated

    This weekend a century-old civil war statue in Grand Forks is being re-dedicated. The statue at the intersection of Belmont road and 6th St was built to honor Union dead and veterans.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WDAZ 8 Grand Forks

  2. CENTURY 21 Award: 2012 Marsh Fisher Diversity Award Winner!

    RISMEDIA (June 21, 2013)— Congratulations to David Romero, Broker Owner of CENTURY 21 Award, and his entire office on earning the 2012 Marsh Fisher Diversity Award! This prestigious award is presented annually to the company that embraces diversity as an important initiative for themselves and the entire CENTURY 21® System. David is extremely focused on [...]
    on June 21, 2013     Source: RISMedia Real Estate News

  3. 20th Century Fox Sets Dates for Independence Day 2, Assassin's Creed, Apes and X-Men!

    20th Century Fox has announced some big release dates today!
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Coming Soon

Quotes

  1. Obama said he views his award as "a call for all nations to confront the common challenges of the 21st century."
    on Oct 11, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Calgary Herald

  2. "We may be dealing with a 17th-century crime, but we need to bring 21st-century assets to bear," Clinton said.
    on Apr 15, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: USA Today

  3. Goode added: "I fear that in the next century we will have many more Muslims in the United States if we do not adopt the strict immigration policies that I believe are necessary to preserve the values and beliefs traditional to the United States of...
    on Dec 20, 2006 By: Virgil Goode Source: Forbes

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