twelve Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun the cardinal number that is the sum of eleven and one
12; dozen; XII.
adjective satellite denoting a quantity consisting of 12 items or units
12; dozen; xii.
One more that eleven; two and ten; twice six; a dozen.
The number next following eleven; the sum of ten and two, or of twice six; twelve units or objects; a dozen.
A symbol representing twelve units, as 12, or xii.Matt. xxvi. 20.