# four

## Primary Meanings of four

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

### n the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one

Synonyms:
4, IV, Little Joe, foursome, quadruplet, quartet, quatern, quaternary, quaternion, quaternity, tetrad
Type of:
digit, figure
one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration

### adj being one more than three

Synonyms:
4, iv
cardinal
being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order
2

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

Synonyms:
four-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