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Thousand appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • Thirty-three thousand feathers on a thrushes throat.
  • She thrust three thousand thistles through the thick of her thumb.
  • Thirty-three thousand people think that Thursday is their thirtieth birthday.
    (by Julia Dicum)
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Usage statistics for the noun thousand:

spoken English83.03%written English16.97%
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Fun fact! If you start counting at one and spell out the numbers as you go, you won't use the letter "A" until you reach 1,000.

The word thousand is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun thousand

What does thousand mean as a name of something?

Thousand is one of the top 1000 most common nouns. It is used mostly in speech, being one of the top 50 most common nouns in spoken English.View more statistics!

noun - plural: thousands / thousand (counting)

  1. the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

Definition of the adjective thousand

What does thousand mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units

Other definitions of thousand

What does thousand also mean?

numeral

  1. [cardinal, lang=en] A numerical value equal to 1,000 = 10 × 100 = 103

Character

The Thousand is a fictional character, a comic book supervillain and enemy of Spider-Man in the Marvel Comics Universe. Created in combination by Garth Ennis, John McCrea and James Hodgkins, the character first appears in Tangled Web of Spider-Man #1.

Film

"Thousand" a.k.a. "1000" is a 2014 Short Animation Fantasy Drama film written and directed by Danijel Žeželj.

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Music

  1. "Thousand" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  2. "Thousand" a.k.a. "I Feel It/Thousand": "I Feel It" and "Thousand" are two songs by the American electronica musician Moby, released as a double A-side single from his first album, Moby.

Phrases with Thousand

Phrases starting with the word Thousand:

  1. Thousand One
  2. thousand-fold
  3. thousand times

Phrases ending with the word Thousand:

  1. one thousand
  2. Six Thousand
  3. ten thousand
  4. Two Thousand
  5. Five Thousand
  6. Four Thousand
  7. Long Thousand
  8. Nine Thousand
  9. Bat a Thousand
  10. Eight Thousand
  11. Seven Thousand
  12. Three Thousand
  13. Eleven Thousand
  14. hundred thousand
  15. one thousand thousand

Other phrases containing the word Thousand:

  1. one thousand million
  2. Two Thousand and One

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Thousand

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Google previewThe Student's Four Thousand [characters] and General Pocket Dictionary (1900)

by William Edward Soothill

A thousand characters (Radicals and Phonetics included) seems a large " Alphabet," but it is much more than an alphabet, for all but 150 or so have a wide intrinsic value, and of the 150 seemingly useless ones the majority combine to form the ...

Google previewThe Physical Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition: with the Addition of Many Thousand Terms of Art, and Their Explanation ... Also a Catalogue of the Characters Us'd in Physick, Etc (1715)

by Steven BLANCKAERT

Mnemecephalicus, a kind of difild Balsam, which, for its wonderful Vertue attributed to it, of preserving the Memory always erfect, Charles Duke of Burgundy ave ten thousand Florins for, to n English Physician. , 'Tis decrib'd by Sennertus and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Massachusetts Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

The United States agree to pay to the Delaware tribe of Indians the sum of ten thousand dollars; and, in consideration thereof, the; Delaware tribe of Indians hereby cede, release, and quit-claim to the United States, the said tract of country ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pennsylvania Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

The United States agree to pay to the Delaware tribe of Indians the sum of ten thousand dollars; and, in consideration thereof, the; Delaware tribe of Indians hereby cede, release, and quit-claim to the United States, the said tract of country ...

Google previewWalker's Critical pronouncing dictionary ... Corrected, and enlarged with upwards of three thousand words, by the Rev. John Davis (1830)

by John WALKER (the Philologist.), John Davis ((Rev., A.M.))

One who expects the millennium: MILLENARY, millé-nā-ré, a Consisting of a thousand. MILLENNIUM, mil-lèn-né-tim, s. 113. A thousand years; generally taken for the ...

Google previewDictionary of Petroleum Exploration, Drilling & Production, 2nd Edition (2014)

by Norman Hyne Ph.D.

thousand barrels Mb. member mb millibar mb cementation factor (rock matrix) M bbl thousand ...

Google previewA dictionary of the Burman language, with explanations in English (1826)

Compiled from the manuscripts of A. Judson, D.D. and of other missionaries in Burmah by Adoniram Judson, Jonathan Wade

rae*&:p, lived eighty thousand years ; eoaSep, ninety thousand ; osqen&cp, eighty thousand ...

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Usage statistics about thousand

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the noun thousand:

spoken English83.03%written English16.97% conversational speech30.84%task-oriented speech69.16%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun thousand:

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Quotes about Thousand

When you play this game twenty years, go to bat ten-thousand times, and get three-thousand hits, do you know what that means? You've gone zero for seven-thousand. (Pete Rose)
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Scrabble value of T1H4O1U1S1A1N1D2

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of THOUSAND

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  • HANDOUTS

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