Definitions of 6

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

Usage examples for 6

  1. 6 On Wounds of the Head. – Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae
  2. The peak bore 6 degrees 30' east of north from it. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  3. 6 North American Ivory- billed Woodpecker. – The Woodpeckers by Fannie Hardy Eckstorm
  4. 6 Work on leaves. – The Pecan and its Culture by H. Harold Hume
  5. No. 6 will do. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  6. 6 Rismyror, paludes virgatae. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  7. Up by four o'clock to go with Sir W. Batten to Woolwich and Sir J. Minnes, which we did, though not before 6 or 7 by their laying a- 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
  8. 6 John did not know whom who to ask. – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  9. 6 Crimisus, the, iii. – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  10. 6 We laugh again. – Novelas Cortas by Pedro Antonio de Alarcón
  11. Moreover, at 6 p. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  12. Chelsea, 6 April, 1870. Emerson's letter received. – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  13. 5, 6 Caroline, Princess, ii. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  14. 6 Pros'trate, lying at length. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  15. 6 Account for the situation shown in a picture that you have seen. – Composition-Rhetoric by Stratton D. Brooks
  16. 1 to 6 yrs. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis
  17. Her Hours were from 6 A. M. to 6 A. M., and if she got any Sleep she had to take it out of her Time. – More Fables by George Ade
  18. South Heigham, 6 acres. – Addresses & Papers / Collectanea by Peter Eade
  19. 6 7. St. Peter and St. Paul: half length. – Legends of the Madonna by Mrs. Jameson
  20. 6 The Man in the Moon. – Moon Lore by Timothy Harley