Associations to the word «Nine»

Pictures for the word «Nine»


NINE, noun. The digit or figure 9.
NINE, noun. (card games) A playing card with nine pips.
NINE, noun. (weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
NINE, noun. (computing) (engineering) (usually in plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
NINE, noun. (baseball) A baseball club, a baseball team (composed of nine players).
NINE BALL, noun. Alternative spelling of nine-ball
NINE BOWS, proper noun. (Egyptology) the traditional enemies of Ancient Egypt
NINE BOWS, proper noun. Alternative form of Nine Bows
NINE DAY WONDER, noun. (idiomatic) Something that generates interest for a limited time and is then abandoned.
NINE DAY WONDERS, noun. Plural of nine day wonder
NINE DAYS' WONDER, noun. Alternative form of nine day wonder
NINE ELEVEN, noun. The terrorist attacks that happened on September 11, 2001.
NINE ELEVEN, noun. A similar terrorist attack.
NINE LIVES, noun. (idiomatic) (usually of a cat) durability; near immunity to damage
NINE MEN'S MORRIS, noun. An ancient strategic board game for two players, each having nine pieces, and in which forming a row of three of one's own pieces earns the removal of one of the other player's pieces.
NINE O'CLOCK, noun. The start of the tenth hour of the day in both the 12-hour and the 24-hour clock; 9:00.
NINE ONE ONE, noun. The phone number used for emergency calls.
NINE ONE ONE, noun. An emergency call.
NINE ONE ONE, noun. An emergency.
NINE POINTS CIRCLE, noun. Alternative spelling of nine-point circle
NINE POINTS CIRCLES, noun. Plural of nine points circle
NINE TIMES OUT OF TEN, adverb. (idiom) very often, mostly, most of the time
NINE TIMES OUT OF TEN, adverb. Used other than as an idiom: see nine,‎ times,‎ out of,‎ ten.
NINE TO FIVE, adverb. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NINE TO FIVE, noun. A typical working day.
NINE WHILE FIVE, adverb. (Yorkshire) Nine to five.

Dictionary definition

NINE, noun. The cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one.
NINE, noun. A team of professional baseball players who play and travel together; "each club played six home games with teams in its own division".
NINE, noun. One of four playing cards in a deck with nine pips on the face.
NINE, adjective. Denoting a quantity consisting of one more than eight and one less than ten.

Wise words

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