noun \ˌtwen-tē-ˈwən, ˌtwən-\

Definition of TWENTY-ONE

:  a number that is one more than 20 — see number table
[translation of French vingt-et-un] :  blackjack
twenty–one adjective
twenty–one pronoun, plural in construction

First Known Use of TWENTY-ONE

circa 1611


Next Word in the Dictionary: twenty–penny nail
Previous Word in the Dictionary: twenty–ninth (noun)
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