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Definition of Twenty


  1. One more that nineteen; twice; as, twenty men.
  2. An indefinite number more or less that twenty.
  3. The number next following nineteen; the sum of twelve and eight, or twice ten; twenty units or objects; a score.
  4. A symbol representing twenty units, as 20, or xx.

Twenty Quotations

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Henry Ford

A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
Muhammad Ali

A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Robert Frost

I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
Frederick Douglass

Freedom is a timeless value. The United Nations Charter calls for encouraging respect for fundamental freedoms. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights mentions freedom more than twenty times. All countries have committed to protecting individual freedoms on paper - but in practice, too many break their pledge.
Ban Ki-moon
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Twenty Translations

twenty in Afrikaans is twintig
twenty in Danish is tyve
twenty in Dutch is twintig
twenty in French is vingt
twenty in German is zwanzig
twenty in Italian is venti
twenty in Norwegian is tyve, tjue
twenty in Portuguese is vinte
twenty in Spanish is veinte
twenty in Swedish is tjugo
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