Synonyms of number in English:

number

noun

  • 1 a whole number
    numeral, integer, figure, digit; character, symbol; decimal, unit; cardinal number, ordinal number
  • 2 a large number of complaints
    amount, quantity; total, aggregate, tally; quota
  • 3 the wedding of one of their number
  • 4 the band performed another number
    song, piece (of music), tune, show tune, track; routine, sketch, dance, act
  • verb

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  • 1 visitors numbered more than two million
  • 2 he numbers the fleet at a thousand
    calculate, count, total, compute, reckon, tally; assess, tot up
    formal enumerate
  • 3 each paragraph is numbered
    assign a number to, mark with a number; itemize, enumerate
  • 4 he numbers her among his friends
    include, count, reckon, deem
  • 5 his days are numbered
    limit, restrict, fix
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    numerical relating to numbers

    Phrases

    a number of

    she's collected a number of ashtraysseveralvariousquite a fewsundry

    without number

    the nights I've worried about those kids is without numbercountlessinnumerableunlimitedendlesslimitlessuntoldnumberlessuncountableuncountednumerousmanymultiplemanifoldlegion

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