Definition of number

Definition of number
  1. number Noun An abstract entity used to describe quantity.
  2. number Noun A numeral: a symbol for a non-negative integer
  3. number Noun A member of one of several classes: natural numbers,integers, rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers, quaternions.
  4. number Noun Indicating the position of something in a list or sequence. Abbreviations: "No" or "No.", "no" or "no." (in each case, sometimes written with a superscript "o", like NÂș or №). The symbol "#" is also used in this manner.
  5. number Noun Quantity.
  6. number Noun Of a word or phrase, the state of being singular, dual or plural, shown by inflection.
  7. number Noun Poetic metres; verses, rhymes.
  8. number Noun A performance; especially, a single song or song and dance routine within a larger show.
  9. number Noun A person
  10. number Noun An item of clothing, particularly a stylish one
  11. number Noun A telephone number
  12. number Noun A sequence of digits and letters used to register people, auotmobiles, and various other items.
  13. number Noun A marijuana cigarette, or joint; also, a quantity of marijuana bought form a dealer.
  14. number Verb To label (items) with numbers; to assign numbers to (items).
  15. number Verb To total or count; to amount to.
  16. number Adjective Comparative of numb
  17. numb Adjective Without the power of sensation and motion or feeling; insensible.
  18. numb Verb To cause to become numb.
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