thousand

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈθaʊzənd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈθaʊzənd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(thouzənd)

Inflections of 'thousand' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
thousands
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (Used without preceding number––e.g. "There were thousands of people present.")
thousand
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (Used after a number, e.g.––"There are three thousand of them.")
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thousand

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
cardinal
  1. thousands came to see the [king, singer, leader]
  2. the [match, game, tournament] was watched by thousands
  3. a thousand [came, went] (to)
  4. [came] in the thousands (to)
  5. the [product, item] sold by the thousands
  6. the [venue, stadium, arena] holds [20] thousand
  7. numbered in the tens of thousands
  8. the cost [could, might, will] be in the thousands
  9. [300] [cases, examples] per thousand
  10. count [from one, up] to a thousand
  11. thousands were [killed, evacuated, affected]
  12. thousands of [miles]
  13. thousands [and, upon] thousands (of)
  14. [happened, increased] over [two, a] thousand years
  15. took over [three] thousand years to [develop, stop, emerge]
  16. it cost (over) [five, a] thousand [dollars]
  17. there are several thousand of them
  18. are a thousand times more (now)
  19. there are at least a thousand of [them]
  20. must be at least a thousand of [them]
  21. a thousand [miles] away
  22. has to weigh a thousand [pounds]
  23. has to be a thousand [feet] high
  24. has to be a thousand years old
  25. I've told you a thousand times (not to)
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