Definition of Four

1. Noun. The cardinal number that is the sum of three and one.




2. Adjective. Being one more than three.
Exact synonyms: 4, Iv
Similar to: Cardinal

3. Noun. A playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips.
Exact synonyms: Four-spot
Generic synonyms: Dice, Die, Domino, Spot

Definition of Four

1. a. One more than three; twice two.

2. n. The sum of four units; four units or objects.

Definition of Four

1. Cardinal numeral. (cardinal) A numerical value equal to 4; the number after three and before five; two plus two. This many dots (••••) ¹

2. Cardinal numeral. Describing a set or group with four components. ¹

3. Noun. The digit or figure 4; an occurrence thereof. ¹

4. Noun. Anything measuring four units, as length. ¹

5. Noun. A person who is fours years old. ¹

6. Noun. (cricket countable) An event whereby a batsman hits a ball which bounces on the ground before passing over a boundary in the air, resulting in an award of 4 runs for the batting team. If the ball does not bounce before passing over the boundary, a six is awarded instead. ¹

7. Noun. (context: rowing) Quadruple sculls. ¹

8. Noun. (obsolete) A four-pennyworth of spirits. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Four

1. a number [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Four

fountainhead
fountainheads
fountaining
fountainless
fountainlet
fountainlets
fountainlike
fountains
fountains of youth
fountainwater
fountful
founts
founts of honor
founts of honour
founttain
four (current term)
four-acceleration
four-accelerations
four-and-twenty
four-bagger
four-ball
four-by-four
four-by-fours
four-card monte
four-centered arch
four-dimensional
four-door
four-doors
four-eyed fish
four-eyed fishes

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