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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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