six Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “six” in the English Dictionary

"six" in British English

See all translations

sixnumber

uk   /sɪks/ us   /sɪks/
A1 the number 6: Look for a bus with a number six on the front of it. "How many grandchildren do you have now?" "I've got six."

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

sixnoun [C]

uk   /sɪks/ us   /sɪks/
(Definition of six from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"six" in American English

See all translations

sixnumber

us   /sɪks/
6: My sister is six. a six-sided figure
Six can also mean six o’clock.
(Definition of six from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “six”
in Korean 여섯, 6…
in Arabic سِتّة…
in Malaysian enam, umur enam tahun…
in French six, six ans…
in Russian шесть…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數字六…
in Italian sei…
in Turkish altı rakamı…
in Polish sześć…
in Spanish seis, seis años…
in Vietnamese số sáu, sáu tuổi…
in Portuguese seis…
in Thai จำนวนหก, อายุหกปี…
in German die Sechs…
in Catalan sis…
in Japanese 6, 6の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数字6…
in Indonesian enam, umur…
What is the pronunciation of six?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“six” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More