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"thousand" in British English

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thousandnumber

uk   /ˈθaʊ.zənd/  us   /ˈθaʊ.zənd/ (plural thousand or thousands)
A2 the ​number 1,000: They had ​driven over a/one thousand ​miles. The ​population of the ​village is about three thousand. The ​damage will ​cost thousands ofdollars to ​repair.
a thousand/thousands of sth B2 informal
a ​largenumber: I have a thousand things to do before we go away.
the thousands
numbers between 1,000 and 1,000,000: His ​latestwork is ​expected to ​sell in the thousands.

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

"thousand" in American English

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thousandnumber

 us   /ˈθɑʊ·zənd/
1000: A thousand ​people came to the ​game. a thousand-dollar ​ring
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"thousand" in Business English

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thousandnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈθaʊzənd/ (plural thousand, or thousands)
the ​number 1,000: They ​paid three hundred thousand for the ​house. Thirty thousand ​dollars a ​year doesn't really go very far in the modern ​world. Two thousand ​workers are being made ​redundant.
thousands of sb/sth informal
a large ​number of ​people or things: Thousands of ​jobs rely on this ​industry. They ​spent thousands of ​dollarstrying to ​fix the problem.
the thousands
numbers between 1,000 and 1,000,000: His latest ​work is expected to ​sell in the thousands.
(Definition of thousand from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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