meaning of 27

27 meaning in General Dictionary

denoting a quantity composed of twenty-seven items or devices representing the number twenty seven as Arabic numerals

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  • becoming seven significantly more than twenty
  • the cardinal quantity this is the amount of twenty-six and another

Sentence Examples with the word 27

Eight years later (October 24th, 153 r) he attempted to recover his kingdoms, but a tempest scattered his fleet off the Norwegian coast, and on the 1st of July 1532, by the convention of Oslo, he surrendered to his rival, King Frederick, and for the next 27 years was kept in solitary confinement, first in the Blue Tower at Copenhagen and afterwards at the castle of Kabendborg.

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