Definition of 'ten'
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More than one in ten dogs over the age of ten show signs of heart disease. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Ten per cent had ten or more. The Sun (2017)They could play ten games in ten days if they had to. The Sun (2016)Nine of the past ten scorers finished in the first three last time. The Sun (2016)More than nine in ten women survive it. The Sun (2016)He wants to sell ten of his herd and hopes to get up to 8,000 for each. The Sun (2016)The bestseller was a vegan cacao and orange pot, which sold ten times the number predicted. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She will now enjoy this year's party season as a trim size ten, not worrying about unflattering photos. The Sun (2016)Unknown artists were selling for ten times more than the top artists of the day. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The centre was crowded and some say it was about ten thousand strong. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Transfer fees of tens of millions for football players. The Sun (2011)Australia has ten times the number of sheep as people. Christianity Today (2000)We should not carry more than ten per cent of our own weight. The Sun (2015)Property experts said that the largest penthouses could sell for tens of millions of pounds. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That could cure liver disease and save tens of thousands of lives a year. The Sun (2010)That comes after selling tens of millions of pounds worth at the float last year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)All staff can buy standby tickets for ten per cent of the normal price. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She prayed five times a day and wore the full hijab from the age of ten. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The number of older women having relationships with younger men has increased dramatically in the past ten years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Over the same period people wanting to legalise hard drugs have doubled from five per cent to ten. The Sun (2012)They punch or bite well above their weight and have been known to knock down rabbits ten times their size. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That would make it difficult for them to find ten million new jobs each year for workers flocking to cities. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The father of four had been dead for at least ten days and was discovered after a neighbour called the police. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The ruling covers ten early works including the two classics which continue to sell tens of thousands of copies a year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then she discovers he's only number ten! The Sun (2009)That is roughly ten times the size of the population of Washington itself. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Today it has a network of tens of thousands of participants in more than 100 countries. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That figure jars with some external assessments, which put the number tens of thousands higher. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In a survey, nine out of ten top charity executives said the planned cap will hit donations. The Sun (2012)The body stayed in the house for ten days because we couldn't afford a chapel of rest. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I give it nine out of ten. The Sun (2013)GPs are seeing up to ten patients a day who are lonely rather than ill, according to research. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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