Definitions of 23

  1. the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty- two and one

Usage examples for 23

  1. 23 Marcel is surprized. – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  2. Unable to escape, he was taken, examined, tortured, tried on August 22, and, on August 23, hanged at Perth. – James VI and the Gowrie Mystery by Andrew Lang
  3. 3, 677, 000 23, 6 a. – The Passaic Flood of 1903 by Marshall Ora Leighton
  4. With No. 23 he went back to his story:- It took us many days, one or two of our months, to adjust ourselves to our new condition. – The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories by Hale, Edward Everett
  5. Franklin Pierce was born on November 23, 1804, in the old homestead where his father, Governor Pierce, lived, and here he passed his early days. – Historic Homes by Mary H. Northend
  6. 23. Reversing valve bush. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  7. 23, 30, 27. 577 Suet. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  8. Concord, 23 January, 1870. Apologies for delay. – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  9. 23.- Saw a large green turtle asleep on the surface of the water. – Journal of an African Cruiser by Horatio Bridge
  10. 23, points to a similar high esteem for it as the word of the Lord. – The Three Additions to Daniel, A Study by William Heaford Daubney
  11. House went to the telephone and called up the President right away and told him that I was in, and that he thought this was a matter of the utmost importance, and that it would seem to be an opportunity to make peace in a section of the world where there was no peace; in fact, where there were 23 wars. – The Bullitt Mission to Russia by William C. Bullitt
  12. 23. Should rural local governments in your state be allowed a greater measure of home rule? – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  13. That parting over, I walked down to 23 Park Row and delivered my letter to the desk editor in the New York News Association, up on the top floor. – Modern American Prose Selections by Various
  14. 23, in Thirty- Four Years in Poona City. – India and the Indians by Edward F. Elwin
  15. At the last deliberation, on June 23, the Confession was signed. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  16. January 23.- Started off with a bit of a breeze which helped us a little. – South with Scott by Edward R. G. R. Evans
  17. June 23. I came up this morning with a basket of strawberries. – 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
  18. 23. Ask him why he- it. – Practical Exercises in English by Huber Gray Buehler
  19. At last, just as it struck eleven, a hack stopped at No. 23. A young man got out, rang the bell, and entered. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau