Definition of 'twenty'
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He is now in his early twenties and able to cope with life relatively well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has claimed to have made his fortune in his early twenties. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The game is a drastic demolition by a member of the team whose average age is in the early twenties. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They go in their early twenties. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the past twenty years, typical life expectancy has improved by two years per decade. Times, Sunday Times (2017)She's been practising in Britain for about twenty years and seems to be doing rather well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I do know it'll be a lot higher ten years from now, twenty years from now. Times, Sunday Times (2017)They were no nearer thinking of another way to earn twenty pounds when the dressing gong went. CHARMED LIFE (1977)The average time for a defence equipment project is ten to twenty years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The optimism of twenty or thirty years ago is still with us today. Alternative Health Care for Children (1989)She died in the midst of her triumph aged only twenty eight. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)There can be between two and twenty owners. Business Studies Basic Facts (1990)In my twenties something in a box that sparkled would make me happy. The Sun (2014)We were wearing clothes that were more than twenty years old. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)Five hundred twenty five thousand six hundred minutes. Christianity Today (2000)That could be ten to twenty years off. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Since her early twenties she has been very rich indeed. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Do you think your brother could very kindly lend us twenty pounds by next Wednesday? CHARMED LIFE (1977)Simply absorbing the young and providing some employment for them when nearly half the population was aged under twenty was a formidable problem. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)But how could one jockey sort his way through something like 600 horses and twenty something trainers. FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)What we come twenty thousand miles to get is worth saving, sir. Moby Dick (1901)
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Translations for 'twenty'
British English: twenty /ˈtwɛntɪ/ NUMBER
Twenty is the number 20.
- American English: twenty
- Arabic: عِشْرُون
- Brazilian Portuguese: vinte
- Chinese: 二十
- Croatian: dvadeset
- Czech: dvacet
- Danish: tyve
- Dutch: twintig
- European Spanish: veinte
- Finnish: kaksikymmentä
- French: vingt
- German: zwanzig
- Greek: είκοσι
- Italian: venti
- Japanese: 二十
- Korean: 20
- Norwegian: tjue
- Polish: dwadzieścia
- European Portuguese: vinte
- Romanian: douăzeci
- Russian: двадцать
- Spanish: veinte
- Swedish: tjugo
- Thai: ยี่สิบ
- Turkish: yirmi
- Ukrainian: двадцять
- Vietnamese: hai mươi
Definition of twenty from the Collins English Dictionary
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