What does twenty-one mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twenty-one, 21, XXI(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty and one

  2. blackjack, twenty-one, vingt-et-un(adj)

    a gambling game using cards; the object is to hold cards having a higher count than those dealt to the banker up to but not exceeding 21

  3. twenty-one, 21, xxi(adj)

    being one more than twenty

Wiktionary

  1. twenty-one(Noun)

    Blackjack.

  2. twenty-one(Noun)

    A basketball-based game in which players attempt to score exactly twenty-one points.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twenty-one in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twenty-one in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of twenty-one in a Sentence

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Images & Illustrations of twenty-one

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