What does half dozen mean?

Definitions for half dozen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. six, 6, vi, half dozen, half-dozen(adj)

    denoting a quantity consisting of six items or units


  1. half dozen(Noun)

    A set of six.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of half dozen in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of half dozen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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  1. Eric Pelletier:

    Drugeon was radicalized over a period of several years. A local imam played a key role. He was part of group of about a half dozen Salafi Muslims in the town.

  2. George Jean Nathan:

    A ready way to lose your friend is to lend him money. Another equally ready way to lose him is to refuse to lend him money. It is six of one and a half dozen of the other.

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