Definition of Ten thousand

1. Noun. The cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand.

Exact synonyms: 10000, Myriad
Generic synonyms: Large Integer



2. Adjective. Denoting a quantity consisting of 10,000 items or units.
Similar to: Cardinal

Definition of Ten thousand

1. Cardinal numeral. The cardinal number 10,000 ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ten Thousand

ten-strikes
ten-to
ten Horn
ten a penny
ten dollar bill
ten foot pole
ten million
ten o'clock
ten past
ten penny nail
ten percent
ten pound Pom
ten pound tourist
ten sack
ten thousand (current term)
ten to
ten to the dozen
tenabilities
tenability
tenable
tenableness
tenablenesses
tenably
tenace
tenaces
tenacious
tenaciously
tenaciousness
tenaciousnesses

Literary usage of Ten thousand

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"He spoke, and charging shouted loud, as when Nine thousand or ten thousand men of war Uplift their voices in the shock of arms ; So loud the voice the ..."

2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1892)
"Next day ten thousand marks of the ransom were remitted as Jane's dowry. James and his bride set out at once for Scotland, and on 28 March, at Durham, ..."

3. United States Statutes at Large: Containing the Laws and Concurrent by United States (1868)
"To aid in the support of the Columbia Hospital for Women and Lying-in Asylum, in the District of Columbia, ten thousand dollars. To furnish an increased ..."

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