single figures

noun

Definition of single figures

chiefly US
: a number or percentage that is 9 or less They won the game by single figures. The state's unemployment rate is in the single figures.

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“Single figures.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/single%20figures. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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