Definitions of 12

  1. denoting a quantity consisting of 12 items or units

Usage examples for 12

  1. Page 12: " I bar him rather" changed to " I bear him rather". – The Twelfth Hour by Ada Leverson
  2. 12. Where is " Croatan"? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  3. 11. At the same time 12. Hailest, 13. Snowest. – Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by the Native Religions of Mexico and Peru by Albert Réville
  4. N. W., there and back 12 frs. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  5. No. 12 is the Palazzo Albizzi, the residence of one of the most powerful of the Florentine families, whose allies were all about them in this quarter, as it was wise to be. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  6. Tonight, for the first time in 12 years, a President of the United States can report to the Congress on the state of a Union at peace with every nation of the world. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Mr. Rassam told him everything we knew; that about 12, 000 troops had landed, but that not more than 5, 000 or 6, 000 would advance on Magdala- adding, " It will only be friendship." – A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia With Some Account of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People by Henry Blanc
  8. 12 The Indian prince listened with deep attention and apparent wonder; but answered nothing. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru by Prescott, William Hickling
  9. Then to my office late, till past 12, and so home to bed. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  10. 12. Scalenus posticus muscle. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  11. 12, 154. When you gave that advance, it was given directly to the fisherman? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  12. 12. " James is loved, or being loved by John." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  13. 12. One should say nothing. – Mentally Defective Children by Alfred Binet Théodore Simon
  14. 12. The capital and full- length portraits. – Reviews by Oscar Wilde
  15. Kamaraskas, March 12. I have met with something, my dear Lucy, which has given me infinite uneasiness; Madame Des Roches, from my extreme zeal to serve her in an affair wherein she has been hardly used, from my second visit, and a certain involuntary attention, and softness of manner I have to all women, has supposed me in love with her, and with a frankness I cannot but admire, and a delicacy not to be described, has let me know I am far from being indifferent to her. – The History of Emily Montague by Frances Brooke
  16. Leaflets 12 pairs, ovate, linear, acute, soft and downy. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  17. They Chapter 12 : " trembling even silently corrected as trembling even Chapter 12 : following her silently corrected as following her. – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  18. 12, 179. Did you get any answer to it? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie