Bedeutung von “thousand” im Essential American English Dictionary

thousand

us /ˈθɑʊ.zənd/

A2 the number 1,000:

There were over a thousand people in the audience.
There are one thousand grams in a kilogram.
thousands informal

a lot:

Thousands of homes were destroyed by the storm.

(Definition von “thousand” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)