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Ten — US. [ten], UK. [ten]

Main meanings:

  1. The cardinal number ten, which is equivalent to the quantity represented by the symbol “10”.
  2. Referring to a group or set of ten items or individuals.
  3. A rating system or scale that ranges from one to ten, typically used to evaluate or grade something.
  4. A size or measurement indicating ten times the standard unit of measurement.
  5. A musical interval consisting of ten diatonic scale degrees.


10 simple sentences:

  • I have ten apples.
  • She counted to ten.
  • They are arriving in ten minutes.
  • He is ten years old.
  • The exam starts at ten.
  • We need ten more chairs.
  • I found ten dollars.
  • She baked ten cookies.
  • It’s ten o’clock already?
  • We’ll meet at ten.


The sentences from movies:

I’ll be there in ten. – Pulp Fiction (1994)

I was ten years old. – The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Well, it’s ten past 5:00. – Good Will Hunting (1998)

What’s another ten pounds? – Juno (2007)

She’s ten. – Tetris (2023)

Ten minutes ought to do it. – Back to the Future (1985)

Ten bucks says you’re wrong. – The Avengers (2012)

You’ve known him for ten years. – The Royal Tenenbaums (2002)

I have a wife and a ten year old son. – Argo (2012)

Ten hours straight. – The Matrix (1999)

And we’re leaving in ten minutes. – Palmer (2021)

With the equipment onboard we incubate the first ten. – Interstellar (2014)

Coming up for ten years. – The Father (2020)

I’ve been baby-sitting since I was about ten. – American Beauty (1999)

Ten seconds to self-destruct. – WALL·E (2008)

Their five p. m. is ten a. m. – Palm Springs (2020)

I waited ten years for you! – The Sixth Sense (1999)

Well, that’s good for ten shillings, if you can prove it. – Shrek (2001)

Not now, but ten years from now. – The Godfather (1972)

Ten more men at least. – The Usual Suspects (1995)

Ten years in a federal penitentiary. – Goodfellas (1990)

They call themselves the Ten Rings. – Iron Man (2008)

Ten grand, blind. – Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

I’m ten times the king Mufasa was! – The Lion King (1994)

I can’t go higher than ten. – How I Met Your Mother (2005)

Ten bucks, Jesus Christ, Martin. – Gran Torino (2009)

Okay, let’s take ten. – Black Swan (2010)

A man who may be stuck here for the next ten years. – The Terminal (2004)

It was ten days till the wedding. – The Princess Bride (1987)

But that’s ten more years. – Dead Poets Society (1989)

We trade for ten thousand cans. – District 9 (2009)

Ten years off your prison sentences. – Suicide Squad (2016)

Ten seconds to launch. – Men in Black II (2002)

This is a code ten abort. – The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

You will have five, maybe ten seconds. – Taken (2009)

We’re ten coins short. – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Can we keep it clean for ten minutes? – The Incredibles (2004)

Murdock, get the chopper down here in ten. – The A-Team (2010)

Price just went up to ten. – Pretty Woman (1990)

You’ve had it for ten minutes. – Notting Hill (1999)

I think you mean ten. – Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

Way to give a hundred and ten percent. – Old School (2003)