# nineteen

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## nine·teen

(nīn-tēn′)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 18 + 1.
2. The 19th in a set or sequence.

[Middle English nintene, from Old English nigontēne; see newn̥ in Indo-European roots.]

## nineteen

(ˌnaɪnˈtiːn)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and nine and is a prime number. See also number1
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 19, XIX, etc, representing this number
3. (Mathematics) something represented by, representing, or consisting of 19 units
4. talk nineteen to the dozen to talk incessantly
determiner
a. amounting to nineteen: nineteen pictures.
b. (as pronoun): only nineteen voted.
[Old English nigontīne]
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## nine•teen

(ˈnaɪnˈtin)

n.
1. a cardinal number, ten plus nine.
2. a symbol for this number, as 19 or XIX.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
4. amounting to 19 in number.
[before 1000; Middle English nintene, Old English nigontȳne. See nine, -teen]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 nineteen - the cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and onelarge integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten Adj. 1 nineteen - being one more than eighteen  cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Translations
التّاسِعَة عَشْرَهالرَّقم 19تِسْعَةَ عَشَرَعُمْر ال 19عُمْرُه 19
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nitten
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yhdeksäntoista
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tizenkilenc
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devätnásťdevätnásť rokov
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สิบเก้า
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mười chín

## nineteen

[ˈnaɪnˈtiːn]
B. Ndiecinueve m
to talk nineteen to the dozenhablar por los codos
see five for usage
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## nineteen

[ˌnaɪnˈtiːn] numdix-neuf
She's nineteen → Elle a dix-neuf ans.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

## nineteen

nNeunzehn f; she talks nineteen to the dozen (Brit inf) → sie redet wie ein Wasserfall (inf); they were talking nineteen to the dozen (Brit inf) → sie redeten, was das Zeug hielt (inf); 19-inch monitor (Comput) → 19-Zoll-Monitor m, → 19-Zöller m (inf)
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## nineteen

[ˌnaɪnˈtiːn] adj & ndiciannove (m) inv
to talk nineteen to the dozen (fam) → parlare come una mitragliatrice
for usage see five
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

## nineteen

(nainˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 19.
2. the age of 19.
1. 19 in number.
2. aged 19.
nineteen-
having nineteen (of something). a nineteen-page document.
ˌnineˈteenth noun
1. one of nineteen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of nineteen (people, things etc); the next after the eighteenth.
ˌnineˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is nineteen years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is nineteen years old.
talk nineteen to the dozen
to talk (to one another) continually or for a long time.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

## nineteen

devatenáct nitten yhdeksäntoista devetnaest 十九 19 nitton สิบเก้า mười chín
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References in classic literature ?
Anne Elliot, with all her claims of birth, beauty, and mind, to throw herself away at nineteen; involve herself at nineteen in an engagement with a young man, who had nothing but himself to recommend him, and no hopes of attaining affluence, but in the chances of a most uncertain profession, and no connexions to secure even his farther rise in the profession, would be, indeed, a throwing away, which she grieved to think of!
"In my young days we were in the nursery at nineteen."
At ten o'clock Levin, weary, hungry, and happy after a tramp of twenty miles, returned to his night's lodging with nineteen head of fine game and one duck, which he tied to his belt, as it would not go into the game bag.
There were nineteen of them, by actual count, and they were of all sizes from a tiny child to one almost a grown woman.
CONTAINING THE MOST MEMORABLE TRANSACTIONS WHICH PASSED IN THE FAMILY OF MR ALLWORTHY, FROM THE TIME WHEN TOMMY JONES ARRIVED AT THE AGE OF FOURTEEN, TILL HE ATTAINED THE AGE OF NINETEEN. IN THIS BOOK THE READER MAY PICK UP SOME HINTS CONCERNING THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN.
Phileas Fogg, then, had won the twenty thousand pounds; but, as he had spent nearly nineteen thousand on the way, the pecuniary gain was small.
I am hardly nineteen; I know nothing; I have no part to play.
There were nineteen of us, and it was to be our last drink together.
This went on till he was nineteen, then he was sent to Yale.
From this time for nineteen days, from the 23rd of February to the 12th of March, the Nautilus kept in the middle of the Atlantic, carrying us at a constant speed of a hundred leagues in twenty-four hours.
Janet, you'll never know what I've suffered these nineteen years.
In Number Nineteen, on Michael's right, was a sad and tragic company.

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