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seven

noun sev·en \ˈse-vən, ˈse-bəm\

: the number 7

: the seventh in a set or series

: seven o'clock

Full Definition of SEVEN

1
— see number table
2
:  the seventh in a set or series <the seven of clubs>
3
:  something having seven units or members
seven adjective
seven pronoun, plural in construction
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Examples of SEVEN

  1. What time is it? It's seven.
  2. I leave each day at seven.

Origin of SEVEN

Middle English, from seven, adjective, from Old English seofon; akin to Old High German sibun seven, Latin septem, Greek hepta
First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with SEVEN

SEVEN Defined for Kids

1seven

adjective sev·en \ˈse-vən\

Definition of SEVEN for Kids

:  being one more than six

2seven

noun

Definition of SEVEN for Kids

1
:  one more than six :  7
2
:  the seventh in a set or series
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