Meaning of “fourteen” in the English Dictionary

american-english dictionary

"fourteen" in British English

See all translations


uk /ˌfɔːˈtiːn/ us /ˌfɔːrˈtiːn/

A1 the number 14:

Her baby is fourteen months old.
Luisa is going to be fourteen next month.

More examples

  • thirteen, fourteen, fifteen
  • After fourteen days the eggs hatch.
  • At the age of fourteen I had never even been on a train, much less an aircraft.
  • The figures have risen by fourteen percent.
  • The book cost fourteen pounds.

(Definition of “fourteen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fourteen" in American English

See all translations


us /fɔrtˈtin, foʊrt-/


Fourteen people will be coming to dinner.
a fourteen-week program

(Definition of “fourteen” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)