Nine vs Eleven - What's the difference?
As a verb nine
is they are.
As a numeral eleven is
the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve represented as in arabic digits.
As a noun eleven is
(cricket) a cricket team of eleven players.
(cardinal) A numerical value equal to ; the number occurring after eight and before ten.
Describing a set or group with nine components.
- A cat has nine lives.
The digit or figure .
(card games) A playing card with nine pips.
(weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
(computing, engineering, usually in plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
(label) A baseball club, a baseball team (composed of nine players).
* 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:
- They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines .
[Peter Morris, ]
A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball,
15.1.3 Rain Checks,
*:The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.
* (Roman numerals): (l)
* Previous : eight ()
* Next : ten ()
* cloud nine
* dressed to the nines
* on cloud nine
* the whole nine yards
* : 11
* : XI
The cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve. Represented as in Arabic digits.
* elevenses, eleventh, eleventeen, eleventy
* Last: ten. Next: twelve
(cricket) A cricket team of eleven players.
(football) A football team of eleven players.
(Internet, slang, sarcastic) Used instead of s who forget to press the shift key while typing exclamation points.
- A: SUM1 Hl3p ME im alwyz L0ziN!!?!
- B: y d0nt u just g0 away l0zer!!1!!one!!one!!eleven !!1!