five

Primary Meanings of five

1.
nadj
the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
being one more than four
2.
n
a playing card or a domino or a die whose upward face shows five pips
3.
n
a team that plays basketball
Full Definitions of five
1

n the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one

Synonyms:
5, Little Phoebe, Phoebe, V, cinque, fin, fivesome, pentad, quint, quintet, quintuplet
Type of:
digit, figure
one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration

adj being one more than four

Synonyms:
5, v
cardinal
being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order
2

n a playing card or a domino or a die whose upward face shows five pips

Synonyms:
five-spot
Type of:
dice, die
a small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces; used in gambling to generate random numbers
domino
a small rectangular block used in playing the game of dominoes; the face of each block has two equal areas that can bear 0 to 6 dots
spot
a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value
3

n a team that plays basketball

Synonyms:
basketball team
Type of:
squad, team
a cooperative unit (especially in sports)

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