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Definitions of nine

  1. A symbol representing nine units, as 9 or ix. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Eight and one; one less than ten; a symbol representing nine units, as 9 or ix. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Eight plus one. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. denoting a quantity consisting of one more than eight and one less than ten Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. Eight and one more; one less than ten; as, nine miles. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Eight and one. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Eight and one.-ordinal, ninth. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

Usage examples for nine

  1. Nine to ten of a morning; seven to nine of an evening. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  2. I send him nine hundred dollars your money. – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson