Definitions of 100

  1. being ten more than ninety
  2. ten 10s

Usage examples for 100

  1. The rest are German families, over 100 of whom are from Germany; about 2, 000 were born in America, and the rest are Germans from Russia. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  2. 100 Nouns which denote time, quantity, measure, distance, value, or direction are often put in the objective case without a preposition." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. About 100 000 cases are believed to have occurred, of which about 20, 000, according to intelligent estimates, proved fatal. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  4. Only 13, 000 had entered from the great States of New York and Pennsylvania, and but 1, 100 from New England. – The Struggle for Missouri by John McElroy
  5. 100 Because eternal spring there clothes the fields And fruits delicious bloom throughout the year. – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau
  6. Sewing silk, called couswa, is worth 100 dollars the pekul. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII. by Robert Kerr
  7. 100 grams 1 h. – The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes by Lewis Webb Hill Rena S. Eckman
  8. It is therefore very far from being 100 per cent. – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  9. This would have meant 100 per village. – The Aboriginal Population of the San Joaquin Valley, California by Sherburne F. Cook
  10. Monday, Feb 9th, 6: 30 P. M., pulse 100 temp. – Report on Surgery to the Santa Clara County Medical Society by Joseph Bradford Cox
  11. Then she also took the islands and cities on the river, and out of these she collected more than 100 000 prisoners. – The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI) by Max Duncker
  12. To fix your ideas: suppose you take 100 lbs. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  13. He was reported to me to be making a great deal of money now, sometimes as much as $ 100 a day. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  14. 100 Howbeit I was ashamed to continue with them. – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  15. I shall only cost you 100 mahboubs." – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  16. Thus 1 would stand for 1, 10 for two, 11 for three, 100 for four, and so on. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  17. " There are certainly more than 100 000 species of insects, and yet anyone who knows one insect, if a properly chosen one, will be able to have a fair conception of the structure of the whole. – Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work by P. Chalmers Mitchell
  18. 100 Passion for justice, iii. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  19. I heard some rumors last night and ordered 100 Norcross this morning. – The Comstock Club by Charles Carroll Goodwin