What does Thousand mean?

Definitions for Thousand
ˈθaʊ zəndThou·sand

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thousand, one thousand, 1000, M, K, chiliad, G, grand, thou, yardadjective

    the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

  2. thousand, one thousand, 1000, m, kadjective

    denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units

Wiktionary

  1. thousandnumeral

    A numerical value equal to 1,000 = 10 100 = 10

    Etymology: From þusend.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thousandnoun

    the number of ten hundred; a collection or sum consisting of ten times one hundred units or objects

  2. Thousandnoun

    hence, indefinitely, a great number

  3. Thousandnoun

    a symbol representing one thousand units; as, 1,000, M or CI/

  4. Thousandadjective

    consisting of ten hundred; being ten times one hundred

  5. Thousandadjective

    hence, consisting of a great number indefinitely

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thousand

    thow′zand, adj. denoting ten hundred: proverbially, denoting any great number.—n. the number ten hundred: any large number.—adj. Thou′sandfold, folded a thousand times: multiplied by a thousand.—n. Thou′sand-legs, any one of the Myriapoda.—adj. Thou′sandth, the last of a thousand or of any great number.—n. one of a thousand or of any great number.—One in [of] a thousand, anything exceedingly rare, implying a high degree of rarity or excellence. [A.S. thúsend; Ger. tausend, Goth. thúsundi.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thousand' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1978

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thousand' in Written Corpus Frequency: #224

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thousand' in Nouns Frequency: #250

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thousand in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thousand in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Thousand in a Sentence

  1. Taban Tizgush:

    We and another thousand people from Iran got tickets and visas, but they called off the forum two days before it starts, that causes us a lot of damage.

  2. Mona Siam:

    I feel conflicted in the U.S. because I came here for safety and I feel like every part of my identity is being attacked, we are afraid of being Muslim in public or queer in public in a country where that shouldn’t be happening. It’s open-minded; you have thousand of cultures and identities. It’s America.

  3. Xu Hong:

    Some people are trying to change the concept stealthily to confound right and wrong and black and white. They may be able to mislead public opinion for some time but eventually lies are lies and even repeated a thousand times will not become truth.

  4. Xu Hong:

    Actually there are a number of voices of reason on this issue from genuine international law experts who have had some serious and objective comments, but all those comments have been neglected or ignored by some people, some people are trying to change the concept stealthily to confound right and wrong and black and white. They may be able to mislead public opinion for some time but eventually lies are lies and even repeated a thousand times will not become truth.

  5. Wing Commander Andy Green:

    A thousand miles an hour at ground level is faster than any jet fighter has ever traveled in history, so there are going to be some major challenges.

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