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twenty-four

adjective

Definition of twenty-four

: being one more than 23 in number
  • twenty-four years
— see Table of Numbers

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twenty-four

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of twenty-four

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

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twenty-four

noun \ " \

Definition of twenty-four

1 : four and 20 : twice 12 : 12 times two : three times eight : four times six : two dozen
2 a : 24 units or objects
  • a total of twenty-four
b : a group or set of 24
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 24
4 : the 24th in a set or series; especially : an article of clothing of the 24th size
  • wears a twenty-four
5 twenty-fours plural, archaic : twenty-fourmo

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