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Definition of "five hundred" []

  • The cardinal number occurring after four hundred ninety-nine and before five hundred one, represented in Arabic numerals as 500. Ordinal: five-hundredth. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "five hundred" in a sentence
  • "A live house-music band played furiously, with the Chrysler Building as a backdrop and some five hundred pulsing people as the foreground."
  • "By January 1977, more than five hundred cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome had been reported as a direct result of the vaccine."
  • "There are about five hundred people here now, and many of them are cute Gothic girls wearing waist-cinchers which push their breasts up rather appealingly."