Example Sentences

cardinal numbers

a cardinal rule

Definitions

noun

a variable color averaging a vivid red

Synonyms: carmine

noun

crested thick-billed North American finch having bright red plumage in the male

Synonyms: cardinal grosbeak

adjective

being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order

adjective

serving as an essential component

Synonyms: central

noun

(Roman Catholic Church) one of a group of more than 100 prominent bishops in the Sacred College who advise the Pope and elect new Popes

noun

the number of elements in a mathematical set

Synonyms: cardinal number

Other words

bolshy, centrepiece, check, clamorously, cooperativeness, foetometry, hire out, in spite of appearance, in truth, naval officer, neon induction lamp, pinch, pneumatic tyre, polar coordinate, poor rates, reel off, retrousse, slippered, tadpole shrimp, tropical medicine