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Definition of Four

  • One more than three; twice two.
  • The sum of four units; four units or objects.
  • A symbol representing four units, as 4 or iv.
  • Four things of the same kind, esp. four horses; as, a chariot and four.
  • a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips
  • the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one

How to use four in a sentence. Four pronunciation.

THE LETTER, THE NIGHT, AND THE WOMAN X. THE FOUR WHO KNEW XI.
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But David and Mahommed fought along beside him, each determined that it must be all or none; and presently the terror-stricken fisherman who had roused the village, still shrieking deliriously, came upon them in a flat-bottomed boat manned by four stalwart fellaheen, and the tragedy of the bridge was over.
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As Achmet and the slaves disappeared into a dark corner of the court- yard, Kaid rose to his feet, and, upon the hint, his guests, murmuring praises of his justice and his mercy and his wisdom, slowly melted from the court-yard; but once outside they hastened to proclaim in the four quarters of Cairo how yet again the English Pasha had picked from the Tree of Life an apple of fortune.
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The main street consisted of four or five blocks of little white frame stores which were too high to sit down on, but not too high for various other purposes; in fact, hardly high enough.
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They were popularly known as the "Irish Brigade," though there were only four or five Irishmen among all the Governor's retainers.
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Three or four members of the Brigade had been there and located some timber lands on its shores and stored up a quantity of provisions in their camp.
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We descended on the other side, crossed the valley and toiled up another mountain three or four thousand miles high, apparently, and looked over again.
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We sat absorbed and motionless through four long hours.
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So I baled out the seas we shipped, and Johnny pulled heavily through the billows till we had reached a point three or four miles beyond the camp.
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As soon as they let go, he placed all his feet in a bunch together, lowered his back, and then suddenly arched it upward, and shot me straight into the air a matter of three or four feet!
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I came as straight down again, lit in the saddle, went instantly up again, came down almost on the high pommel, shot up again, and came down on the horse's neck-all in the space of three or four seconds.
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The auctioneer stormed up and down the streets on him for four days, dispersing the populace, interrupting business, and destroying children, and never got a bid-at least never any but the eighteen-dollar one he hired a notoriously substanceless bummer to make.
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It was easy to get legislators, even at three dollars a day, although board was four dollars and fifty cents, for distinction has its charm in Nevada as well as elsewhere, and there were plenty of patriotic souls out of employment; but to get a legislative hall for them to meet in was another matter altogether.
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White men charged three or four dollars a "load" for sawing up stove-wood.
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The great "Gould and Curry" mine was held at three or four hundred dollars a foot when we arrived; but in two months it had sprung up to eight hundred.
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The "Ophir" had been worth only a mere trifle, a year gone by, and now it was selling at nearly four thousand dollars a foot!
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The other day an assay of mere croppings yielded exceeding four thousand dollars to the ton.
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Our party consisted of four persons-a blacksmith sixty years of age, two young lawyers, and myself.
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Within the hour, we found that it would not only be better, but was absolutely necessary, that we four, taking turns, two at a time, should put our hands against the end of the wagon and push it through the sand, leaving the feeble horses little to do but keep out of the way and hold up the tongue.
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We four always spread our common stock of blankets together on the frozen ground, and slept side by side; and finding that our foolish, long-legged hound pup had a deal of animal heat in him, Oliphant got to admitting him to the bed, between himself and Mr. Ballou, hugging the dog's warm back to his breast and finding great comfort in it.
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Examples of Four

Example #1
AGAINST THE HOUR OF MIDNIGHT XII.
Example #2
FOR HIS SOUL'S SAKE AND THE LAND'S SAKE IX.
Example #3
But not the tragedy of Achmet the Ropemaker.
Example #4
You've got to save yourself-let me splash along!
Example #5
The court-yard was now empty, save for the servants of the Prince, David and Mahommed, and two officers in whom David had advised Kaid to put trust.
Example #6
Take him away a little.