HyperDic: century

English > 2 senses of the word century:
NOUNtimecenturya period of 100 years
quantitycentury, hundred, 100, C, one Cten 10s
century > pronunciation
Soundsseh'ncheriy
Rhymesaccessory ... worry: 201 rhymes with eriy...
English > century: 2 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningA period of 100 years.
Part ofmillennium, millenaryA span of 1000 years
Partsdecade, decennary, decenniumA period of 10 years
half-centuryA period of 50 years
quarter-centuryA period of 25 years
NarrowerquattrocentoThe 15th century in Italian art and literature
twentieth centuryThe century from 1901 to 2000
Broadertime period, period of time, periodAn amount of time
Spanishcenturia, siglo
Catalancentúria, segle
Adjectivescentennial, centenaryof or relating to or completing a period of 100 years
English > century: 2 senses > noun 2, quantity
MeaningTen 10s.
Synonymshundred, 100, C, one C
Broaderlarge integerAn integer equal to or greater than ten
Spanish100, centenar, cien, ciento, siglo
Catalan100, centenar, cent, cien

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