Definitions of 20

  1. denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units
  2. the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one

Usage examples for 20

  1. Antonelli says he will not reply to it, as it contains nothing new, and merely repeats the note of Feb 20 which is not strictly true. – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger
  2. June 20 Worked down to South Heart. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  3. You then begin again from the first row, and repeat these 20 rows till sufficient length is done. – Exercises in Knitting by Cornelia Mee
  4. 20 The evening passed like a moment. – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  5. I don't know about no agreement, except what th' Bar- 20 tells me. – Hopalong Cassidy by Clarence E. Mulford
  6. This was May 20 1909. The news had already come to the house, and I had lost no time in preparations to follow by the next train. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  7. Letter 20 In this letter the journey into Sweden is given up finally, and Temple is once more without employment or the hope of employment. – The-Love-Letters-of-Dorothy-Osborne-to-Sir-William-Temple-1652-54 by Osborne, Dorothy
  8. 20 and post, p. – The Character and Influence of the Indian Trade in Wisconsin by Frederick Jackson Turner
  9. Why, I s'pose them upper 10 have their hands full, their 20 hands completely full. – Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
  10. Draw a throwing line on floor 20 feet from each basket. – My Book of Indoor Games by Clarence Squareman
  11. Chapter 20 On Sunday morning the rain had ceased, and Janet, looking out of the bedroom window, saw, above the house- tops, a shining mass of white cloud rolling under the far- away blue sky. – Scenes of Clerical Life by George Eliot
  12. 20 it is also Eliasaph son of Deuel. – The Bible: what it is by Charles Bradlaugh
  13. The committee had retained $ 20 000 for Delaware. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  14. August 20 Brueck brought these points up for discussion. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  15. I was just congratulating myself on the success of the business, and was looking at the two $ 20 gold pieces and trying to get acquainted with them, as it were, after the two women had gone away; when they returned with the husband and son- in- law at the head of the procession. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  16. Experiment 20 Repeat the same experiment with other muscles. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  17. 20 Bianchi, Politique, p. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  18. It was March 20 of '78 before I felt myself fully able to set out for camp. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  19. On July 20 after an illness of seventeen days- he finally expired. – The Life of Cesare Borgia by Raphael Sabatini
  20. 20 The Gaiola, where there are ruins of ancient buildings, supposed to have belonged to Lucullus. – Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos by William Hamilton