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number

noun (PARTICULAR THING)
某个事物
 
 
/ˈnʌm.bər/ US  /-bɚ/
[C] a particular example of something
(特定的)一个
Samples and examples
[C] a particular copy of a magazine
(杂志的)期,号
Have you got last week's number of the New Yorker?
你有上周的那期《纽约客》杂志吗?
He's got all the back numbers (= previous copies) of the magazine.
他保存了这本杂志过去的所有刊本。
Newspapers and magazines
[C] informal a piece of clothing, especially a dress, that you admire
(令人欣赏的)衣服,(尤指)连衣裙
She was wearing a stylish Dior number.
她身穿一条时尚的迪奥长裙。
Clothing - general words
[C] US slang a person with a particular characteristic
具有…特征的人
He's a real sexy number, don't you think?
他真性感,你不觉得吗?
People in general
[C] a short tune or song
短曲;短歌
Sing one of those romantic numbers.
唱一支那种情歌吧。
Types of songsMusical pieces
[C usually singular] mainly US slang something that is often said
常说之事
He tried the usual/that old number about how his wife didn't understand him.
他又故技重施,诉说妻子如何不理解他。
Informal talking and conversation
(Definition of number noun (PARTICULAR THING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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