Language: | Old English |

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hun‧dred plural hundred or hundreds

1HMN the number 100 :

The tree was probably a hundred years old.

2 a very large number of things or people

3## a/one hundred percent

spoken

a) completely :

I'm not a hundred percent sure where she lives.

b) British English completely well :

I'm still not really feeling a hundred per cent.

4## give a hundred percent

also give a hundred and ten percent to do everything you can in order to achieve something :

Everyone on the team gave a hundred percent.

5 [countable] a piece of paper money that is worth 100 dollars or 100 pounds

her hundredth birthday

Definition of hundred from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English within

the topic NUMBERS

the topic NUMBERS

add
addition
bi-
billion
calculate
constant
D
demi-
division
eight
eleven
equal(a)
equal(v)
even
factor(n)
factor(v)
fifth
fig.
figure
five
four
fourth
gross
hundred
L
M
million
multiple
-nd
negative
nine
No.
nos.
number
O
one
pi
plot
point
positive
product
-rd
root
round
score
second
set
six
square(n)
square(v)
-st
sum
take
ten
thousand
three
tri-
twenty
twice
unit
V
X
zero

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