# Antonym of thousand

## What are Synonyms for thousand?

See also synonyms for: thousands.

**chiliad**.**millenary**.**millennium**.## What word is thousand?

noun, plural thou·sands, (as after a numeral) thou·sand.

**a cardinal number, 10 times 100**. a symbol for this number, as 1000 or M. thousands. the numbers between 1000 and 999,999, as in referring to an amount of money: Property damage was in the thousands.## What is the antonym for?

Definition of antonym

: **a word of opposite meaning** The usual antonym of good is bad.

## What is another way to say tens of thousands?

myriad

cardinal.

**10000; myriad; large integer**.## Why K is a thousand?

**K comes from the Greek word kilo which means a thousand**. The Greeks would likewise show million as M, short for Mega. So if we stay consistent with the Greek abbreviations, then billion would be shown as a letter G (Giga). Think of your computer expressing bytes of memory as kilobyte, megabyte or gigabyte.

## How much is a thousand?

Number | Name | How Many |
---|---|---|

1,000 | one thousand | ten hundreds |

10,000 | ten thousand | ten thousands |

100,000 | one hundred thousand | one hundred thousands |

1,000,000 | one million | one thousand thousands |

## Where did the word thousand come from?

Etymological dictionaries suggest that our word “thousand”

**originated as a magnification of a lesser one: “hundred.”**The Oxford English Dictionary relates that the first half of “thousand” is rooted in the Indo-European “tus”—meaning “multitude” or “force”—while the latter half is related to that smaller number.## What part of speech is the word thousands?

Thousands is a

**noun**– Word Type.## Is a thousand a number?

A thousand, written as 1,000, is a natural number that follows the number 999, and precedes the number 1,001. It can also be written as 10

^{3}, in scientific notation as 1 × 10^{3}, or in a number of other ways, such as roman numerals. In writing, a thousand is also sometimes denoted with a “k”: 1k = 1,000.## How do you use the word thousand?

**thousand**

- 11,000 You say a, one, two, etc. thousand without a final “s” on “thousand.”Thousands (of…) can be used if there is no number or quantity before it. …
- 2a thousand, or thousands (of…) …
- the thousands the numbers from 1,000 to 9,999 The cost ran into the thousands.

## What is the plural of thousand?

thousands

Word forms: plural

**thousands**language note: The plural form is thousand after a number, or after a word or expression referring to a number, such as ‘several’ or ‘a few’.## Is thousand and thousand the same?

**A thousand or one thousand is the number 1,000**. … five thousand acres. If you refer to thousands of things or people, you are emphasizing that there are very many of them.

## Do you say one thousand or a thousand?

Resources for learning English

Number | Cardinal | Ordinal |
---|---|---|

1,000 | one thousand | thousandth |

1,500 | one thousand five hundred, or fifteen hundred | one thousand five hundredth |

100,000 | one hundred thousand | hundred thousandth |

1,000,000 | one million | millionth |

## How do you write thousand?

1000 in Words can be written as

**One Thousand**. If you have saved 1000 dollars, then you can write, “I have just saved One Thousand dollars.” One Thousand is the cardinal number word of 1000 which denotes a quantity.## How many thousands is a million?

1000 thousands

A million is

**1000 thousands**, a billion is 1000 millions, and a trillion is 1000 billions.