Adjective "Nines" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Nines


    Definition:

    1. a cardinal number, eight plus one.

    2. a symbol for this number, as 9 or IX.

    3. a set of this many persons or things.

    4. a baseball team.

    5. a playing card with nine pips.

    6. the Nine, the Muses. adjective

    7. amounting to nine in number. Idioms

    8. dressed to the nines, looking one's best; dressed smartly, splendidly, etc.: All the girls were dressed to the nines for the party.

    Origin:
    nine

    Examples:

    "times can be nines."

    "bars can be nines."