Back in Feb. 2002, Brad Pitt appeared in two amazing episodes of the MTV series Jackass.
In response, Iran has carried out mass arrests at home—and backed a series of offensives against ISIS abroad.
In the foyer there were a series of huge posters, a stirring one depicted women with the caption “Rebelling to be heard.”
In Emilia Romagna, important churches and clock towers damaged in a series of springtime earthquakes will never be repaired.
A series of online videos helped make Chief Keef a hot new rap star with a contract reportedly worth $3 million.
Their corpses, interspersed here and there in the series of the cells, are disturbing causes, which it is wise to eliminate.
Remember, that these stories are copyrighted and cannot be had in any other series.
The open trough between ponds in a series should be at least three yards in length, but it is better if not straight.
She dearly loved to conduct her affairs by a series of little secrets.
No general treaty was agreed upon and signed, but a series of separate treaties between the belligerent powers.
1610s, "a number or set of things of one kind arranged in a line," from Latin series "row, chain, series, sequence, succession," from serere "to join, link, bind together, arrange, attach, put; join in speech, discuss," from PIE root *ser- (3) "to line up, join" (cf. Sanskrit sarat- "thread," Greek eirein "to fasten together in rows," Gothic sarwa (plural) "armor, arms," Old Norse sörve "necklace of stringed pearls," Old Irish sernaid "he joins together," Welsh ystret "row").
Meaning "set of printed works published consecutively" is from 1711. Meaning "set of radio or television programs with the same characters and themes" is attested from 1949. Baseball sense "set of games on consecutive days between the same teams" is from 1862.
series se·ries (sēr'ēz)
n. pl. series
A number of objects or events arranged or coming one after the other in succession.
A group of objects related by linearly varying successive differences in form or configuration, as in a radioactive decay series.