numbers : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the fourth book of the Old Testament; contains a record of the number of Israelites who followed Moses out of Egypt
- n an illegal daily lottery
- n the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
- n a concept of quantity involving zero and units
- n a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
it was one of the best numbers he ever did
- n the number is used in calling a particular telephone
- n a symbol used to represent a number
- n one of a series published periodically
- n a select company of people
- n a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification
- n a clothing measurement
- n 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)
- n an item of merchandise offered for sale
- v add up in number or quantity
- v give numbers to
- v enumerate
- v put into a group
- v determine the number or amount of
- v place a limit on the number of
- PTI takes a close look at America -- by the numbers.
- Numbers in China, as has been noted elsewhere in this blog, are squishy, too put it mildly.
- Barack Obama in BusinessWeek
Noting the unemployment report, Obama said: "I am sure that at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue, members of the Senate are reading these same numbers this morning. I hope they share my sense of urgency and draw the same, unmistakable conclusion:...
- Charlie Manuel in FOXSports.com
His numbers speak for themselves,Manuel said. "He's got tremendous stuff and being left-handed definitely helped him."
- Ray Nagin in guardian.co.uk
Our citizens are weary and tired and have spent a lot of money evacuating from Gustav,said Ray Nagin, the mayor of New Orleans. "My expectation this time is it will be very difficult to move the kind of numbers out of this city that we...