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six

Synonyms of six in English:

cardinal number

  • sextet, sextuplets;
    Poetry sestet, sestina, senarius, sixain
    technical hexad
    rare sixsome
  • Phrases

    at sixes and sevens

    1
    he was at sixes and sevens about how to describe what was going on in education
    chaotic, disorganized, disordered, disorderly, untidy, messy, jumbled, muddled, confused, unsystematic, irregular, cluttered, littered;
    out of order, out of place, in disarray, in a mess, in a jumble, in a muddle, upside-down, higgledy-piggledy, haywire, haphazard
    informal all over the place, like a bomb's hit it
    British informal shambolic, all over the shop
    North American informal all over the map, all over the lot
    rare orderless

    Word links

    hexa- related prefix, as in hexameter
    sex(i)- related prefix, as in sexivalent
    senary relating to six
    hexagon six-sided figure
    sexennial relating to six years

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