twenty-two

Primary Meanings of twenty-two

1.
nadj
the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-one and one
being two more than twenty
2.
n
a .22 caliber firearm (pistol or rifle)
Full Definitions of twenty-two
1

n the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-one and one

Synonyms:
22, XXII
Type of:
large integer
an integer equal to or greater than ten

adj being two more than twenty

Synonyms:
22, xxii
cardinal
being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order
2

n a .22 caliber firearm (pistol or rifle)

Synonyms:
.22
Types:
twenty-two pistol
a .22-caliber pistol
twenty-two rifle
a .22-caliber rifle
Type of:
firearm, piece, small-arm
a portable gun

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