number among

Meaning: to include something or someone in a class or group of similar things or people

For example:

  • number sb/sth among sb/sth I used to number Tony among my friends, but I don't any more, not since he borrowed some money and didn't pay me back.

  • be numbered among sb/sth Do you really think George W. Bush should be numbered among the greatest American presidents, or were you just joking?

Quick Quiz:

Sweden is usually numbered among the world's

a. most underdeveloped countries

b. most developed countries

c. hottest countries

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