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twenty-five

adjective

Definition of twenty-five

:being one more than 24 in number
  • twenty-five years
— see Table of Numbers

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twenty-five

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of twenty-five

:25 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
  • twenty-five are here
  • twenty-five were found

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twenty-five

noun \ " \

Definition of twenty-five

1 :five and 20 :five fives :the square of five
2 a :25 units or objects
  • a total of twenty-five
b :a group or set of 25
  • arranged by twenty-fives
3 :the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 25
4 :the 25th in a set or series; especially :an article of clothing of the 25th size
  • wears a twenty-five
5 :a 25-caliber pistol usually written .25

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