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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NUMBERED

The enemy, who numbered about 4000, displayed the greatest valour.

In the beginning of the century Roubaix numbered 8000 souls only.

It was lucky; for I doubt not they had numbered how many were in the parcel.

These are made in blue and white earthenware and each one is numbered.

There were about 300 men; we numbered fifty, with twenty-nine machine guns.

They numbered in all, with the French troops, about 120,000 men.

He remembered the time when it was his only wish to be numbered among them.

Weeks and months had rolled away, until they had numbered years.

The days of the bird and the flower and the rippling creeks are numbered.

They numbered about 400, and displayed English and French flags.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from re- + number. Related: Renumbered; renumbering.

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