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twenty

twen·ty

twenty

 
pronunciation:
twen ti
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
inflections: twenties
definition 1: the number represented by the Arabic numeral 20 and by the Roman numeral XX.
definition 2: the product of multiplying ten times two.
definition 3: (pl.) the period of years from 1920 through 1929.
definition 4: (pl.) the period in one's life from age twenty through age twenty-nine.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: being twenty in number.