# fourteen

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## four·teen

(fôr-tēn′)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 13 + 1.
2. The 14th in a set or sequence.
3. Something having 14 parts, units, or members.

[Middle English fourtene, from Old English fēowertēne; see kwetwer- in Indo-European roots.]

## fourteen

(ˈfɔːˈtiːn)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and four
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 14, XIV, etc, representing this number
3. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 14 units
determiner
a. amounting to fourteen: fourteen cats.
b. (as pronoun): the fourteen who remained.
[Old English fēowertīene]
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## four•teen

(ˈfɔrˈtin, ˈfoʊr-)

n.
1. a cardinal number, ten plus four.
2. a symbol for this number, as 14 or XIV.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
4. amounting to 14 in number.
[before 950; Middle English fourtene, Old English fēowertēne. See four, -teen]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 fourteen - the cardinal number that is the sum of thirteen and onelarge integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten Adj. 1 fourteen - being one more than thirteen  cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Translations
أَرْبَعَةَ عَشَرَالرابع عشرالرَّقم 14عُمْر الرابعة عَشْرَهعُمْره 14 سنه
čtrnáctčtrnáctiletý
fjortenfjorten årfjorten år gammel
dek kvar
neliteist
neljätoista
četrnaest
tizennégy
fjórtánfjórtán árameî fjórtán

14
quattuordecim
keturiolikaketuriolikmetisketuriolikos metųketuriolikos metų amžiusketurioliktas
štrnásťštrnásť rokov
štirinajst
fjorton
สิบสี่
on dörton dört yaşıon dört yaşında
mười bốn

## fourteen

[ˈfɔːˈtiːn]
B. Ncatorce m
see five for usage
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## fourteen

[ˌfɔːrˈtiːn] numquatorze
I'm fourteen → J'ai quatorze ans.
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## fourteen

nVierzehn f ? also sixteen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

## fourteen

[ˈfɔːˈtiːn] adj & nquattordici (m) inv
for usage see five
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

## fourteen

(foːˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 14.
2. the age of 14.
1. 14 in number.
2. aged 14.
fourteen-
having fourteen (of something). a fourteen-volume encyclopaedia.
fourˈteenth noun
1. one of fourteen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of fourteen (people things etc); the next after the thirteenth.
ˌfourˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is fourteen years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is fourteen years old.
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## fourteen

čtrnáct fjorten neljätoista četrnaest 十四 14 fjorton สิบสี่ mười bốn
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in classic literature ?
It was the healing of a fourteen-year-old boy, whose mother brought him to Father Sergius insisting that he should lay his hand on the child's head.
It shone with such gaiety and youth, such innocent youth, that it suggested the liveliness of a fourteen-year-old boy, and yet it was the face of the majestic Emperor.
Think of reading Lucy to a class, and when you finish, seeing a fourteen-year-old pair of lips quivering with delight, and a pair of eyes brimming with comprehending tears!
The mother made no answer until the strapping, fourteen-year-old boy, tall and powerful for his age, had deposited his bucket of water at her side.
"No, only ten, but that was pretty well for a fourteen-year-old dressmaker.
Kadlu's eye rolled round the skin-lined snow-house till it fell on fourteen-year-old Kotuko sitting on the sleeping-bench, making a button out of walrus ivory.
Fourteen-year-old Shannon Jardine was riding 14-year-old Ragjah Du Granit.
According to reporter, fourteen-year-old Mudasir Parrey and 17-year-old Saqib Bilal Sheikh were martyred by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Mujgund on the outskirts of Srinagar on Sunday.
Fourteen-year-old Ashley Mwende, who lost a kidney and had her right hand fractured in a road accident in August, scored 423 marks.
As a result, three-year-old Khushbu, daughter of Akhtar Zeb and two-year-old Hamza, son of Akhtar Zeb and fourteen-year-old Shabina Bibi, daughter of Zar Nabi died on the spot while wife of Akhtar Zeb sustained injuries in the incident.
In 1955, fourteen-year-old Lori creates a Christmas room in her father's bomb shelter.
Summary: Fourteen-year-old Aarushi was found dead inside her room in the Talwars' Noida residence with her throat slit in May 2008

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