What does thirteen mean?

Definitions for thirteen
ˈθɜrˈtinthir·teen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thirteen, 13, XIII, baker's dozen, long dozenadjective

    the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one

  2. thirteen, 13, xiiiadjective

    being one more than twelve

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thirteenadjective

    one more than twelve; ten and three; as, thirteen ounces or pounds

  2. Thirteennoun

    the number greater by one than twelve; the sum of ten and three; thirteen units or objects

  3. Thirteennoun

    a symbol representing thirteen units, as 13 or xiii

Freebase

  1. Thirteen

    Thirteen is a 2003 American drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke, and written by Hardwicke and Nikki Reed, the film's co-star. The film also stars Holly Hunter and Evan Rachel Wood. It is a semi-autobiographical film inspired by Reed's life at age 12 and 13 with Wood's character "Tracy" being loosely based upon Reed. The script was written in six days and was originally meant to be a comedy. The film caused controversy upon its release, because it dealt with topics such as drug and alcohol abuse, underage sexual behavior and self-harm.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thirteen

    thėr′tēn, adj. and n. three and ten.—adj. and n. Thir′teenth, the last of thirteen: a thirteenth part. [A.S. threótýnethreó, three, týn, ten.]

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thirteen' in Written Corpus Frequency: #827

How to pronounce thirteen?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thirteen in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thirteen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of thirteen in a Sentence

  1. Graham Greene:

    Unhappiness in a child accumulates because he sees no end to the dark tunnel. The thirteen weeks of a term might just as well be thirteen years.

  2. Jackson Browne:

    The biggest influence? I've had several at different times - but the biggest for me was Bob Dylan, who was a guy that came along when I was twelve or thirteen and just changed all the rules about what it meant to write songs.

  3. The Masters:

    If I hit a good one down 10, I can make birdie, on 11, I'll take par. Twelve, I can birdie. Thirteen, I can birdie or eagle. Fourteen, 15, 16, I can birdie, and 17, you can be on the verge of birdie. And 18 you can birdie.

  4. Kaley Cuoco:

    Oh my God, yeah, I bet you’re f ---- ing taking everyone out tonight, $ 600 hundred dollar bill. You’re gon na leave thirteen bucks. I was horrified.

  5. George Orwell, "1984", first sentence:

    It was a cold, bright day in April and the clocks were striking thirteen.

Images & Illustrations of thirteen

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