twenty

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    Cardinal: twenty
    Ordinal: twentieth
    Multiplier: twentyfold

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Determiner
twenty

  1. (number) (ordinal twentieth) The number 20.
    I was in university when I was twenty years old.

Noun[change]

Singular
twenty

Plural
twenties

A twenty
  1. (informal) A twenty is a 20 dollar bill.
    I'd like my $50 as 1 twenty, 2 tens and 2 fives.
  2. (slang) "Twenty" is short for 10-20, meaning location.
    Jason, what's your twenty?