hundred hundred  /ˈhənd rəd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) ten 10s
  2. (adj) being ten more than ninety

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Very quickly, however, Piltdown became a synonym for phony; and England's claim to antiquity was cut short by several hundred thousand years.
  2. On the 75th anniversary of the Lindbergh kidnapping, PTI looks back at the notorious crimes of the past hundred years.
  3. Fifteen hundred people, alerted by word of mouth, came that first Sunday.

News

  1. Inside Media: JFK's Last Hundred Days

    Noted John F. Kennedy historian Thurston Clarke talks about his new book, "JFK's Last Hundred Days," which gives a detailed account of the last three months of the Kennedy presidency.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Freedom Forum Online

  2. Three Hundred Military Families Reunited This Father's Day

    ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Three hundred active duty servicemen will be able to head home this Father's Day so that they can care for their families.   Dove ® Men+Care ® and ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Two hundred years of decorative arts under the Romanovs on display at the Bowers Museum

    Durnuvo Jewel Casket. SANTA ANA, CA .- The Bowers Museum hosts The Tsars’ Cabinet, which highlights two hundred years of decorative arts under the Romanovs, from the time of Peter the Great in the early eighteenth century to that of Nicholas II in the early twentieth century.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Art Daily

Quotes

  1. "I don't expect a hundred percent agreement from my Republican colleagues but I do hope that we can all put politics aside and do the American people's business right now," said Obama following a meeting with House Republicans, whose leaders...
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. "I'm probably as ready to go into the weekend of a Major as I've ever been," he said. "Is this weekend my weekend? I have no idea, but I'll certainly be giving it my best shot, a hundred percent. If I get a sniff Sunday afternoon I'll be...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Graeme McDowell Source: Toronto Sun

  3. "The poorest and must vulnerable groups risk the most serious - and in some cases, permanent - damage," Zoellick said. "One hundred million people have already been driven into poverty this year and that number will grow."
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Robert Zoellick Source: International Herald Tribune

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