What is another word for 18?

51 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ˈe͡ɪtiːn], [ ˈe‍ɪtiːn], [ ˈeɪ_t_iː_n]

The word "18" primarily denotes a cardinal number which indicates the quantity of items that is exactly one more than 17. However, there are several synonyms for the term that can be used to express the same meaning in a different manner. Some of the alternatives for "18" include "eighteen", "XVIII" (roman numerals), "a dozen and six", "a score and two", "a couple short of 20", "two nines", "three sixes", "twice nine", "nine plus nine", and "a set of nine and a set of nine". Using these synonyms can add variety and dynamism to the language, and can help avoid repetitions and monotony.

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Usage examples for 18

The disease may appear in 24 hours, or, in exceptional cases, not for 18 days or even longer.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle"
U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
30 18. Tumbleweeds .
"Seed Dispersal"
William J. Beal
18. Did you ever wish to buy your goods at any other place?
"Second Shetland Truck System Report"
William Guthrie

Famous quotes with 18

  • A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that.
    Laurie Anderson
  • I didn't lose my virginity until I was 18 The first time was a nightmare. Who shows you how to use a condom?
    Adam Ant
  • He hit me 18 times while I was in the act of falling.
    Max Baer
  • We've grown from 18% of the profits of the top 25 companies in our industry to 23% of the profits of the top 25 companies in our industry over the last five years. Profits are up over 70%, where the industry profit is up about 35%. Pretty good.
    Steve Ballmer
  • Mothers, unless they were very poor, didn't work. Both of my parents had to leave education. My mother had to work in a cotton mill until 18 or 19, when she took some training in domestic science.
    Roger Bannister

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