1. the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system;

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2. one of four playing cards in a deck with ten pips on the face;

[syn: ten-spot,

1. being one more than nine;

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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ten \Ten\ (t[e^]n), a. [AS. t[=e]n, ti['e]n, t[=y]n, t[=e]ne; akin to OFries. tian, OS. tehan, D. tien, G. zehn, OHG. zehan, Icel. t[imac]u, Sw. tio, Dan. ti, Goth. ta['i]hun, Lith. deszimt, Russ. desiate, W. deg, Ir. & Gael. deich, L. decem, Gr. de`ka, Skr. da[,c]an. [root]308. Cf. Dean, Decade, Decimal, December, Eighteen, Eighty, Teens, Tithe.] One more than nine; twice five. [1913 Webster] With twice ten sail I crossed the Phrygian Sea. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Note: Ten is often used, indefinitely, for several, many, and other like words. [1913 Webster] There 's a proud modesty in merit, Averse from begging, and resolved to pay Ten times the gift it asks. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ten \Ten\ (t[e^]n), n. 1. The number greater by one than nine; the sum of five and five; ten units of objects. [1913 Webster] I will not destroy it for ten's sake. --Gen. xviii. 32. [1913 Webster] 2. A symbol representing ten units, as 10, x, or X. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ten adj 1: being one more than nine [syn: ten, 10, x] n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system [syn: ten, 10, X, tenner, decade] 2: one of four playing cards in a deck with ten pips on the face [syn: ten-spot, ten]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

28 Moby Thesaurus words for "ten": Big Dick, Decalogue, Ten Commandments, X, blow, breath, breather, breathing, decade, decagon, decagram, decahedron, decaliter, decameter, decare, decastere, decastyle, decasyllable, decemvir, decemvirate, decennary, decennium, decigram, deciliter, decimeter, decurion, respite, tennerV.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016):

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