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number

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of number

  1. 1 a character used to represent a mathematical value asked him to write out the equation in numbers, not letters Synonyms of number digit, figure, integer, numeral, numeric, whole number Words Related to number decimal, fraction; cipher; symbol

  2. 2 a literary, musical, or artistic production a doomsday novel that turns out to be one of those it-was-all-a-dream numbers Synonyms of number composition, opus, piece, workWords Related to number classic, magnum opus, masterpiece, pièce de résistance, showpiece; model, outline, sketch; étude; canon, corpus, oeuvre

  3. 3 a performance regularly presented by an individual or group a modern dance number Synonyms of number bit, act, routine, shtick (also schtick or shtik), turnWords Related to number signature

  4. 4 a person of no importance or influence doesn't want to go to some mammoth state university where she would be just a number Synonyms of number cipher, dwarf, half-pint, insect, insignificancy, lightweight, morsel, nonentity, nothing, nullity, nobody, pip-squeak, pygmy (also pigmy), shrimp, snippersnapper, twerp, whippersnapper, zero, zilchWords Related to number no-name, noncelebrity; least; inferior, mediocrity, obscurity; figurehead, puppet; nonpersonNear Antonyms of number chief, head, lead, leader; celebrity, luminary, notable, personality, planet, star, superstar; authority, superior; great power, party, powerAntonyms of number big shot, big wheel, bigwig, eminence, figure, kahuna, kingpin, magnate, nabob, personage, somebody, VIP

  5. 5 an act of notable skill, strength, or cleverness a stunning gymnastics number that really impressed the judges Synonyms of number deed, exploit, feat, stunt, tour de force, trickWords Related to number accomplishment, achievement, attainment, coup, success, triumph; adventure; performance

  6. 6 numbers pl  the act or process of performing mathematical operations to find a value if you believe the president's numbers, we can afford these new programs and still have tax cuts Synonyms of number arithmetic, calculus, ciphering, computation, figures, figuring, math, mathematics, number crunching, numbers, reckoningWords Related to number addition, division, multiplication, subtraction; calibration, measurement, mensuration; appraisal, assessment, estimation, evaluation, valuation


number

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of number

  1. 1 to find the sum of (a collection of things) by noting each one as it is being added number those apples and tell me how many you have Synonyms of number enumerate, count, tellWords Related to number add (up), tally, total; calculate, compute, reckon, table, tabulate; check, mark, tick (off); recount

  2. 2 to have a total of the full-time staff numbers 30 people Synonyms of number add up (to), aggregate, come (to), count (up to), amount, sum (to or into), totalWords Related to number average, equal, measure, reach; compose, comprise, constitute, make up

  3. 3 to have as part of a whole is numbered among the great minds of our times Synonyms of number carry, comprehend, contain, embrace, encompass, entail, involve, include, subsume, take inWords Related to number comprise, consist (of); bracket; have, hold, own, possess; admit, receive; compose, constitute, form, make; assimilate, embody, incorporate, integrateNear Antonyms of number ban, bar, debar, preclude, prevent, prohibit; deny, refuse, reject; eliminate, except, rule out; lose, mislay, misplaceAntonyms of number exclude, leave (out), miss out [British], omit



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