- a cardinal number, 20 plus 5.
- a symbol for this number, as 25 or XXV.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 25 in number.
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Examples from the Web for twenty-five
Twenty-five more for-profits are on well on their way to doing the same thing.The 26 Next Hobby Lobbys
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Twenty-five years ago, Democrats faced the same challenges in reverse.To Make Their Victory Durable, the GOP Must Fix the Minimum Wage
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He was twenty-five and in peak physical condition when he went in, but a flabby thirty when he came out.Football Great Bob Suffridge Wanders Through the End Zone of Life
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She looks at you and then points to a rickety wooden boat about twenty-five meters from where you stand.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq
Nathan Bradley Bethea
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Twenty-five years ago, people thought Dustin Diamond was cute.'Saved by the Bell' Star Dustin Diamond Doesn't Want to Be a Jerk Anymore
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It was a short distance to the trees—twenty-five to forty yards, perhaps.Way of the Lawless
Major Vernier, of Pulaski's legion, and twenty-five men, were killed.A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion
William Dobein James
It is like this: You have fifty thousand men and I have twenty-five thousand.In the Midst of Alarms
It does not depend upon the twenty-five slave votes in Congress.The Works of Whittier, Volume VII (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
Two years and a half in the war, but it's twenty-five years in fact.The Rock of Chickamauga
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