WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (n)
**number**, figure (the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals)*"the number of parameters is small"; "the figure was about a thousand"* - S: (n)
**number**(a concept of quantity involving zero and units)*"every number has a unique position in the sequence"* - S: (n) act, routine,
**number**, turn, bit (a short performance that is part of a longer program)*"he did his act three times every evening"; "she had a catchy little routine"; "it was one of the best numbers he ever did"* - S: (n) phone number, telephone number,
**number**(the number is used in calling a particular telephone)*"he has an unlisted number"* - S: (n) numeral,
**number**(a symbol used to represent a number)*"he learned to write the numerals before he went to school"* - S: (n) issue,
**number**(one of a series published periodically)*"she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room"* - S: (n)
**number**(a select company of people)*"I hope to become one of their number before I die"* - S: (n)
**number**(a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification and may be attached to accounts, memberships, etc.)*"she refused to give them her Social Security number"* - S: (n)
**number**(a clothing measurement)*"a number 13 shoe"* - S: (n)
**number**(a numbered item in a series)*"take the number 2 to the main square, then change to the number 5"* - S: (n)
**number**(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))*"in English the subject and the verb must agree in number"* - S: (n)
**number**(an item of clothing)*"she preferred the black nylon number"; "this sweater is an all-wool number"*

- S: (v) total,
**number**, add up, come, amount (add up in number or quantity)*"The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000"* - S: (v)
**number**(give numbers to)*"You should number the pages of the thesis"* - S: (v)
**number**, list (enumerate)*"We must number the names of the great mathematicians"* **S: (v) count,****number**(put into a group)*"The academy counts several Nobel Prize winners among its members"*- S: (v) count,
**number**, enumerate, numerate (determine the number or amount of)*"Can you count the books on your shelf?"; "Count your change"* - S: (v)
**number**, keep down (place a limit on the number of)