What does dozens mean?

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dozens

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tons, dozens, heaps, lots, piles, scores, stacks, loads, rafts, slews, wads, oodles, gobs, scads, lashingsnoun

    a large number or amount

    "made lots of new friends"; "she amassed stacks of newspapers"

Wiktionary

  1. dozensnoun

    A large number.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dozens

    of Dozen

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dozens in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dozens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of dozens in a Sentence

  1. Michel de Montaigne:

    Man is certainly stark mad. He cannot make a worm, and yet he will be making gods by dozens.

  2. Margaret Kudzma:

    My desperation to find him led to an unimaginable journey. I met dozens of people, who out of the goodness of their hearts, spend countless hours rescuing and caring for stray and feral cats, they helped me hand out flyers, hang posters, and search neighbors‘ yards. We set up feeding stations and night vision cameras in areas where sightings were reported.

  3. Lisa Graybill:

    Dozens have died and hundreds of others live in squalid conditions with standing sewage in freezing temperatures as a result of ... Mississippis neglect. Mississippis prisons are overcrowded, understaffed, and arent safe for anyone.

  4. Jake Sullivan:

    Literally dozens of written requests for information are outstanding as we speak.

  5. Mohammed Misrati:

    It's a problem we've faced for a long time but it's never been this bad, in previous years it used to be in the dozens, now it's in the hundreds.

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    • A. extroversive
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