Definition of twenty_five
1. twenty-five [ a ] being five more than twentyUsed in print:
(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)
Nearly twenty-five years before , Captain_John_Davis had noted , as he sailed near the Arctic_Circle , `` a very great gulf , the water whirling and roaring , as_it_were the meeting of tides '' .
(Kenneth Allsop, The Bootleggers and Their Era...)
The police credited him with twenty-five murders but he was never brought to trial for one of them .
(Doris Miles Disney, Mrs. Meeker's Money....)
In Dunston the rent would run close_to two_hundred a month ; in Medfield , perhaps twenty-five less , not all_of it paid by Thayer , who could charge off one room on his expense_account .
(Jim Thompson, The Transgressors....)
After a time , he straightened again , brushing the red Permian dust from his hands , slapping it from his six dollar levis and his tailored , twenty-five dollar shirt .
(Edward Streeter, The Chairman of the Bored....)
Carpenters all wanted steady work and at the moment every mother's_son for twenty miles around that could hammer nails for twenty-five dollars a day was working_on the school job .Synonyms 25 twenty-five xxv Related Terms cardinal
2. twenty-five [ n ] the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-four and oneSynonyms 25 XXV twenty-five Related Terms large_integer
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