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thousands meaning

EN[ˈθaʊzn̩dz]
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  • NounBFthousand
    1. plural of thousand.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • And now thousands of funny people with brightly coloured outdoor clothing and maps in plastic mapholders follow in their footsteps, ticking them off.
        • For one thing, they are cheaper and more compact than older systems, which required a vanful of equipment and a dedicated tech nerd and cost thousands of dollars a week to rent.
        • The resort’s terrain, known for its excellent tree skiing, also includes nordic trails and thousands of untracked acres reachable by snowcat on guided trips.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Thousands of workers are being axed at car plants across the UK as plummetting sales force production cutbacks.

    Meaning of thousands for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "thousands" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
      Difficultness: Level 1
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      Definiteness: Level 1
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