Definition of Twenty-six

1. Noun. The cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-five and one.

Exact synonyms: 26, Xxvi
Generic synonyms: Large Integer



2. Adjective. Being six more than twenty.
Exact synonyms: 26, Xxvi
Similar to: Cardinal

Definition of Twenty-six

1. Number. The cardinal number immediately following twenty-five and preceding twenty-seven. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Twenty-six

twenty-fourths
twenty-minute egg
twenty-nail dystrophy
twenty-nine
twenty-ninth
twenty-ninths
twenty-one
twenty-one hundred
twenty-oneth
twenty-past
twenty-second
twenty-seconds
twenty-seven
twenty-seventh
twenty-sevenths
twenty-six (current term)
twenty-sixth
twenty-third
twenty-thirds
twenty-three
twenty-three hundred
twenty-to
twenty-twenty
twenty-twenty hindsight
twenty-two
twenty-two hundred
twenty-two pistol
twenty-two rifle
twenty-twos
twenty dollar bill

Literary usage of Twenty-six

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1. United States Statutes at Large: Containing the Laws and Concurrent by United States (1868)
"257. fourth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, and fifth article treaty seventh August, eighteen hundred and fifty-six, twenty thousand dollars. ..."

2. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1866)
"... ordnance and supply train, Lieutenant William Sager, one hundred and twenty-six ; Third division, Twentieth army corps, ordnance and supply train, ..."

3. Journal by New York (State). Legislature. Senate (1921)
"... five hundred and sixty-nine of the Laws of nineteen hundred and sixteen and six hundred and twenty-six of the Laws of nineteen hundred and eighteen,'' ..."

4. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1846)
"But upwards of what 1 is the question —of the highest point of land we may naturally conclude ; therefore, as fifteen cubits is twenty-six feet, ..."

5. Roughing It by Mark Twain (2001)
"THE first twenty-six graves in the Virginia cemetery were occupied by murdered men. So everybody said, so everybody believed, and so they will always say ..."

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