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number
'nəmbər
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. An item of merchandise offered for sale.
  2. A clothing measurement.
  3. The property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals.
  4. The grammatical category for the forms of nouns and pronouns and verbs that are used depending on the number of entities involved (singular or dual or plural).
  5. A numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification.
  6. The number is used in calling a particular telephone.
  7. One of a series published periodically.
  8. A symbol used to represent a number.
  9. A short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program.
  10. A select company of people.
  11. A concept of quantity involving zero and units.
(动) As a verb
  1. Place a limit on the number of.
  2. Enumerate.
  3. Determine the number or amount of.
  4. Give numbers to.
  5. Add up in number or quantity.
  6. Put into a group.
Hyphenationnum•ber
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Matching Results
号码hàomǎnumber
shuò(literary) frequently; repeatedly
shùnumber; figure; several
shǔto count; to enumerate; to criticize (i.e. enumerate shortcomings)
数字shùzìnumeral; digit; number; figure; amount; digital (electronics etc)
数目shùmùamount; number
总数zǒngshùtotal; sum; aggregate
计算jìsuànto count; to calculate; to compute
共计gòngjìto sum up to; to total
多少duōshǎonumber; amount; somewhat
码子mǎzinumber (e.g. page or house number); numeral (e.g. Arabic or Chinese numeral); code sign; plus or minus sound; counter; chip (e.g. in gambling games); price tag; ready cash at one's disposal (old)
号头hàotóunumber; serial number
zōngnumber, several; a few, a kind of caldron or kettle, to walk
number, to count; to enumerate
多寡duōguǎnumber; amount
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