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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The number represented by the numeral 1000. Also: The product of multiplying one hundred times ten.

Usage examples (35)
  • The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
  • “That is what I call a thousand-watt smile,” Laru said with a wink.
  • "Four thousand is a good round number people can grab hold of," says Morten Ender, a U.S.
  • I didn't see a lot of combat, but the guys who did had what we called the thousand-yard stare. for more
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