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twenty   
      

It Has 6 letters ( t w e n t y )         1 vowels ( e )         5 consonants ( t w n t y )         Word on the contrary ytnewt

Which the Definition/Meaning of twenty in categoryENGLISH - NUMERAL
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TWENTY * The cardinal number 20, occurring after nineteen and before twenty-one. DERIVED TERMS * twenties * twentieth * twenty past * twenty to * twenty to the dozen * twenty-twenty RELATED TERMS * twoty TRANSLATIONS

twenty

  1. The cardinal number 20, occurring after nineteen and before twenty-one.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of twenty in categoryENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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* Arabic numerals: 20 (see for numerical forms in other scripts) * Roman numerals: XX

Which the Definition/Meaning of twenty in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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From Middle English _twenty_, _twenti_, from Old English _twēntiġ_ (“twenty”, literally “two tens”), from Proto-Germanic _*twaintigiwiz_, _*twai tigiwiz_, an old compound of *_twain-_/_*twai_ (see two) and *_-tigaz_/_*teguz_, equivalent to _two_ +‎ _-ty_, or _twain_ +‎ _-ty_. Cognate with Scots _twenty_, _tuenty_ (“twenty”), West Frisian _tweintich_ (“twenty”), Dutch _twintig_ (“twenty”), German _zwanzig_ (“twenty”), Danish _tyve_.

From Middle English twenty, twenti, from Old English twēntiġ (twenty, literally two tens), from Proto-Germanic *twaintigiwiz, *twai tigiwiz, an old compound of *twain-/*twai (see two) and *-tigaz/*teguz, equivalent to two +‎ -ty, or twain +‎ -ty. Cognate with Scots twenty, tuenty (twenty), West Frisian tweintich (twenty), Dutch twintig (twenty), German zwanzig (twenty), Danish tyve.

Which the Definition/Meaning of twenty in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* (UK) enPR: twĕnt’ĭ IPA(key): /ˈtwɛnti/ * (US) IPA(key): /ˈtwɛn(t)i/, /ˈtwʌn(t)i/, /ˈtwʊn(t)i/, [ˈtʍɛɾ̃i], [ˈtʍʌɾ̃i], [ˈtʍʊɾ̃i] * Rhymes: -ɛnti, -ʌnti

  • (UK) enPR: twĕnt’ĭ IPA(key): /ˈtwɛnti/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtwɛn(t)i/, /ˈtwʌn(t)i/, /ˈtwʊn(t)i/, [ˈtʍɛɾ̃i], [ˈtʍʌɾ̃i], [ˈtʍʊɾ̃i]
  • Rhymes: -ɛnti, -ʌnti

Which the Definition/Meaning of twenty in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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TWENTY (_plural_ TWENTIES) * (colloquial) A banknote with a denomination of 20. _The waiter’s face lit up when I gave him a TWENTY._ * (CB slang) 10-20 (location). _What’s your TWENTY, good buddy?_ * (military) A set of twenty push-ups. _Drop and give me TWENTY, Ric!_ (Recruit.) TRANSLATIONS

twenty (plural twenties)

  1. (colloquial) A banknote with a denomination of 20.
    The waiter’s face lit up when I gave him a twenty.
  2. (CB slang) 10-20 (location).
    What’s your twenty, good buddy?
  3. (military) A set of twenty push-ups.
    Drop and give me twenty, Ric! (Recruit.)

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