Definition of 'dozen'
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There used to be dozens of them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Up to two dozen more are understood to support their position. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He has had at least half a dozen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are still half a dozen to write home about. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Dozens of people are feared to have been killed and many more injured. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Police confirmed that nine people were dead with more than two dozen missing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)AT least 39 people have been killed and dozens injured in a train crash. The Sun (2017)That can't be said of perhaps as many as dozens of former executives, employees and agents of the company who face criminal investigation. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The attack killed five and injured dozens of people. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The equipment has been used to capture dozens of attacks by settlers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)More than a dozen woman have told similar stories. The Sun (2014)Within weeks nearly a dozen people in the church had become strong opponents of my leadership. Christianity Today (2000)There were as many as a dozen of them now attacking. The Sun (2009)There are at least a dozen important things that a patient can tell me about their pain. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are perhaps two dozen trees in four square miles. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Police at the scene were reported to have shot dead dozens of members of the mob. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The art scene has died and been reborn half a dozen times. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The new company bought another dozen businesses in two years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It has used it dozens of times. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There were only a few dozen people there. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is suggested that there are at least a dozen possible buyers. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There were dozens and dozens of people killed and wounded. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is a cliché he uses with brazen sincerity more than half a dozen times during our talk. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At about 4pm police took away half a dozen large bags. The Sun (2009)The capital's hospitals have received dozens of injured people whose identity documents were lost in the attacks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'dozen'
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Translations for 'dozen'
British English: dozen /ˈdʌzn/ NUMBER
A dozen means twelve.
Will you buy some bread and a dozen eggs please?
- American English: dozen
- Arabic: دَسْتَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: dúzia
- Chinese: 一打
- Croatian: tucet
- Czech: tucet
- Danish: dusin
- Dutch: dozijn
- European Spanish: docena
- Finnish: tusina
- French: douzaine
- German: Dutzend
- Greek: ντουζίνα
- Italian: dozzina
- Japanese: 12個
- Korean: 다스
- Norwegian: dusin
- Polish: tuzin
- European Portuguese: dúzia
- Romanian: duzină
- Russian: дюжина
- Spanish: docena
- Swedish: dussin
- Thai: หนึ่งโหล
- Turkish: düzine
- Ukrainian: дюжина
- Vietnamese: tá
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