an arrangement of seven bars forming a square figure of eight, used in electronic displays of alphanumeric characters: any letter or figure can be represented by illuminating selected bars
noun 1. the 7th of July 2005, the day on which a series of suicide bombings were carried out on the London public transport system by Islamic fundamentalists
- Seven sleepers
plural noun 1. seven Christian youths from Ephesus who were walled up in a cave by the Emperor Decius in 250 ad and, according to legend, slept for 187 years
noun, Informal. 1. a playing card the face of which bears seven pips.
noun 1. a cardinal number, 10 plus 7. 2. a symbol for this number, as 17 or XVII. 3. a set of this many persons or things. adjective 4. amounting to 17 in number. 5. (initial capital letter, italics) a novel (1916) by Booth Tarkington. noun 1. the cardinal number that is the sum of […]