Synonyms for (noun) cardinal

Synonyms: Richmondena Cardinalis, redbird, cardinal, cardinal grosbeak, Cardinalis cardinalis

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

Similar words: finch

Definition: any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds


Synonyms: cardinal, carmine

Definition: a variable color averaging a vivid red

Similar words: red, redness

Definition: red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood


Synonyms: cardinal

Definition: (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

Similar words: bishop

Definition: a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ


Synonyms: cardinal, cardinal number

Definition: the number of elements in a mathematical set; denotes a quantity but not the order

Similar words: number

Definition: a concept of quantity involving zero and units

Usage: every number has a unique position in the sequence

Synonyms for (adjective) cardinal

Synonyms: cardinal, central, key, primal, fundamental

Definition: serving as an essential component

Usage: a cardinal rule; the central cause of the problem; an example that was fundamental to the argument; computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure

Similar words: important, of import

Definition: of great significance or value

Usage: important people; the important questions of the day


Synonyms: cardinal

Definition: being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order

Usage: cardinal numbers

Similar words: zero, 0

Definition: indicating the absence of any or all units under consideration

Usage: a zero score


Similar words: non-zero

Definition: not involving zero


Similar words: one, 1, ane, i

Definition: used of a single unit or thing; not two or more

Usage: `ane' is Scottish


Similar words: ii, 2, two

Definition: being one more than one

Usage: he received two messages


Similar words: three, 3, iii

Definition: being one more than two


Similar words: 4, four, iv

Definition: being one more than three


Similar words: 5, v, five

Definition: being one more than four


Similar words: 6, half dozen, half-dozen, six, vi

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of six items or units


Similar words: vii, 7, seven

Definition: being one more than six


Similar words: viii, 8, eight

Definition: being one more than seven


Similar words: nine, ix, 9

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of one more than eight and one less than ten


Similar words: 10, ten, x

Definition: being one more than nine


Similar words: xi, 11, eleven

Definition: being one more than ten


Similar words: 12, xii, dozen, twelve

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of 12 items or units


Similar words: thirteen, xiii, 13

Definition: being one more than twelve


Similar words: 14, xiv, fourteen

Definition: being one more than thirteen


Similar words: fifteen, xv, 15

Definition: being one more than fourteen


Similar words: 16, xvi, sixteen

Definition: being one more than fifteen


Similar words: seventeen, xvii, 17

Definition: being one more than sixteen


Similar words: 18, xviii, eighteen

Definition: being one more than seventeen


Similar words: 19, nineteen, xix

Definition: being one more than eighteen


Similar words: xx, 20, twenty

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units


Similar words: twenty-one, 21, xxi

Definition: being one more than twenty


Similar words: xxii, 22, twenty-two

Definition: being two more than twenty


Similar words: twenty-three, 23, xxiii

Definition: being three more than twenty


Similar words: xxiv, 24, twenty-four

Definition: being four more than twenty


Similar words: twenty-five, 25, xxv

Definition: being five more than twenty


Similar words: xxvi, 26, twenty-six

Definition: being six more than twenty


Similar words: twenty-seven, 27, xxvii

Definition: being seven more than twenty


Similar words: xxviii, 28, twenty-eight

Definition: being eight more than twenty


Similar words: twenty-nine, 29, xxix

Definition: being nine more than twenty


Similar words: xxx, 30, thirty

Definition: being ten more than twenty


Similar words: thirty-one, 31, xxxi

Definition: being one more than thirty


Similar words: xxxii, 32, thirty-two

Definition: being two more than thirty


Similar words: thirty-three, 33, xxxiii

Definition: being three more than thirty


Similar words: xxxiv, 34, thirty-four

Definition: being four more than thirty


Similar words: thirty-five, 35, xxxv

Definition: being five more than thirty


Similar words: xxxvi, 36, thirty-six

Definition: being six more than thirty


Similar words: thirty-seven, 37, xxxvii

Definition: being seven more than thirty


Similar words: xxxviii, 38, thirty-eight

Definition: being eight more than thirty


Similar words: thirty-nine, 39, ixl

Definition: being nine more than thirty


Similar words: twoscore, forty, xl, 40

Definition: being ten more than thirty


Similar words: 41, forty-one, xli

Definition: being one more than forty


Similar words: xlii, 42, forty-two

Definition: being two more than forty


Similar words: forty-three, xliii, 43

Definition: being three more than forty


Similar words: 44, forty-four, xliv

Definition: being four more than forty


Similar words: xlv, 45, forty-five

Definition: being five more than forty


Similar words: forty-six, xlvi, 46

Definition: being six more than forty


Similar words: 47, forty-seven, xlvii

Definition: being seven more than forty


Similar words: xlviii, 48, forty-eight

Definition: being eight more than forty


Similar words: forty-nine, il, 49

Definition: being nine more than forty


Similar words: 50, fifty, l

Definition: being ten more than forty


Similar words: li, fifty-one, 51

Definition: being one more than fifty


Similar words: 52, fifty-two, lii

Definition: being two more than fifty


Similar words: liii, fifty-three, 53

Definition: being three more than fifty


Similar words: 54, fifty-four, liv

Definition: being four more than fifty


Similar words: lv, fifty-five, 55

Definition: being five more than fifty


Similar words: 56, fifty-six, lvi

Definition: being six more than fifty


Similar words: lvii, fifty-seven, 57

Definition: being seven more than fifty


Similar words: 58, fifty-eight, lviii

Definition: being eight more than fifty


Similar words: fifty-nine, 59, ilx

Definition: being nine more than fifty


Similar words: lx, sixty, threescore, 60

Definition: being ten more than fifty


Similar words: 61, sixty-one, lxi

Definition: being one more than sixty


Similar words: lxii, sixty-two, 62

Definition: being two more than sixty


Similar words: 63, sixty-three, lxiii

Definition: being three more than sixty


Similar words: lxiv, sixty-four, 64

Definition: being four more than sixty


Similar words: 65, sixty-five, lxv

Definition: being five more than sixty


Similar words: lxvi, sixty-six, 66

Definition: being six more than sixty


Similar words: 67, sixty-seven, lxvii

Definition: being seven more than sixty


Similar words: lxviii, sixty-eight, 68

Definition: being eight more than sixty


Similar words: 69, sixty-nine, ilxx

Definition: being nine more than sixty


Similar words: seventy, 70, lxx

Definition: being ten more than sixty


Similar words: lxxi, 71, seventy-one

Definition: being one more than seventy


Similar words: seventy-two, 72, lxxii

Definition: being two more than seventy


Similar words: lxxiii, 73, seventy-three

Definition: being three more than seventy


Similar words: seventy-four, 74, lxxiv

Definition: being four more than seventy


Similar words: lxxv, 75, seventy-five

Definition: being five more than seventy


Similar words: seventy-six, 76, lxxvi

Definition: being six more than seventy


Similar words: lxxvii, 77, seventy-seven

Definition: being seven more than seventy


Similar words: seventy-eight, 78, lxxviii

Definition: being eight more than seventy


Similar words: 79, ilxxx, seventy-nine

Definition: being nine more than seventy


Similar words: lxxx, fourscore, 80, eighty

Definition: being ten more than seventy


Similar words: eighty-one, 81, lxxxi

Definition: being one more than eighty


Similar words: lxxxii, 82, eighty-two

Definition: being two more than eighty


Similar words: eighty-three, 83, lxxxiii

Definition: being three more than eighty


Similar words: lxxxiv, 84, eighty-four

Definition: being four more than eighty


Similar words: eighty-five, 85, lxxxv

Definition: being five more than eighty


Similar words: lxxxvi, 86, eighty-six

Definition: being six more than eighty


Similar words: eighty-seven, 87, lxxxvii

Definition: being seven more than eighty


Similar words: lxxxviii, 88, eighty-eight

Definition: being eight more than eighty


Similar words: eighty-nine, 89, ixc

Definition: being nine more than eighty


Similar words: 90, xc, ninety

Definition: being ten more than eighty


Similar words: ninety-one, 91, xci

Definition: being one more than ninety


Similar words: xcii, ninety-two, 92

Definition: being two more than ninety


Similar words: 93, xciii, ninety-three

Definition: being three more than ninety


Similar words: ninety-four, 94, xciv

Definition: being four more than ninety


Similar words: xcv, ninety-five, 95

Definition: being five more than ninety


Similar words: 96, xcvi, ninety-six

Definition: being six more than ninety


Similar words: ninety-seven, 97, xcvii

Definition: being seven more than ninety


Similar words: xcviii, ninety-eight, 98

Definition: being eight more than ninety


Similar words: 99, ic, ninety-nine

Definition: being nine more than ninety


Similar words: one hundred, 100, c, hundred

Definition: being ten more than ninety


Similar words: hundred and one, 101, one hundred one, ci

Definition: being one more than one hundred


Similar words: 105, cv, one hundred five

Definition: being five more than one hundred


Similar words: one hundred ten, 110, cx

Definition: being ten more than one hundred


Similar words: cxv, one hundred fifteen, 115

Definition: being five more than one hundred ten


Similar words: 120, cxx, one hundred twenty

Definition: being ten more than one hundred ten


Similar words: one hundred twenty-five, 125, cxxv

Definition: being five more than one hundred twenty


Similar words: cxxx, one hundred thirty, 130

Definition: being ten more than one hundred twenty


Similar words: 135, cxxxv, one hundred thirty-five

Definition: being five more than one hundred thirty


Similar words: one hundred forty, 140, cxl

Definition: being ten more than one hundred thirty


Similar words: cxlv, one hundred forty-five, 145

Definition: being five more than one hundred forty


Similar words: 150, cl, one hundred fifty

Definition: being ten more than one hundred forty


Similar words: one hundred fifty-five, 155, clv

Definition: being five more than one hundred fifty


Similar words: clx, one hundred sixty, 160

Definition: being ten more than one hundred fifty


Similar words: 165, clxv, one hundred sixty-five

Definition: being five more than one hundred sixty


Similar words: one hundred seventy, 170, clxx

Definition: being ten more than one hundred sixty


Similar words: clxxv, one hundred seventy-five, 175

Definition: being five more than one hundred seventy


Similar words: 180, clxxx, one hundred eighty

Definition: being ten more than one hundred seventy


Similar words: one hundred ninety, 190, xcl

Definition: being ten more than one hundred eighty


Similar words: 200, cc, two hundred

Definition: being ten more than one hundred ninety


Similar words: three hundred, ccc, 300

Definition: being one hundred more than two hundred


Similar words: 400, four hundred, cd

Definition: being one hundred more than three hundred


Similar words: 500, d, five hundred

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of 500 items or units


Similar words: 1000, one thousand, m, k, thousand

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units


Similar words: ten thousand

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of 10,000 items or units


Similar words: hundred thousand

Definition: (in Roman numerals, C written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 100,000 items or units


Similar words: million

Definition: (in Roman numerals, M written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000,000 items or units


Similar words: billion

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of one thousand million items or units in the United States


Similar words: billion

Definition: denoting a quantity consisting of one million million items or units in Great Britain


Similar words: trillion

Definition: one million million in the United States


Similar words: trillion

Definition: one quintillion in Great Britain


Similar words: zillion

Definition: very large indeterminate number

Usage: a zillion people were there