Digit vs. Figure

Digit vs. Figure — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Digit and Figure

Digitnoun

A human finger or toe.

Figurenoun

A written or printed symbol representing something other than a letter, especially a number.

Digitnoun

A corresponding part in other vertebrates.

Figurenoun

figures Mathematical calculations

good at figures.

Digitnoun

A unit of length derived from the breadth of a finger and equal to about 34 of an inch (2.0 centimeters).

Figurenoun

An amount represented in numbers

sold for a large figure.

Digitnoun

One of the ten Arabic number symbols, 0 through 9.

Figurenoun

figures One of the digits specified as making up a larger number

a salary in the six figures.

Digitnoun

Such a symbol used in a system of numeration.

Figurenoun

(Mathematics) A geometric form consisting of any combination of points, lines, or planes

A triangle is a plane figure.

Digitnoun

digits Slang A telephone number

She gave me her digits, and I put them in my phone.

Figurenoun

The outline, form, or silhouette of a thing

saw the figure of a cat in the window.

Digitnoun

(mathematics) The whole numbers from 0 to 9 and the Arabic numerals representing them, which are combined to represent base-ten numbers.

The number 123.4 has four digits: the hundreds digit is 1, the tens digit is 2, the units digit is 3, and the tenths digit is 4.

Figurenoun

The shape or form of a human body

a fashion model with an attractive figure.

Digitnoun

(mathematics) A distinct symbol representing one of an arithmetic progression of numbers between 0 and the radix.

Hexadecimal numeration (Base sixteen) includes the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 but also A (=10 decimal), B, C, D, E, and F. Sixteen itself is written as the two-digit number 10.

Figurenoun

An indistinct object or shape

The figures in the mist turned out to be lampposts.

Digitnoun

the apparent diameter of the sun or moon, (chiefly) as a measure of the totality of an eclipse.

A six-digit eclipse covers half the lunar surface.

Figurenoun

A person, especially a well-known one

a famous historical figure.

Digitnoun

A unit of length notionally based upon the width of an adult human finger, standardized differently in various places and times, (especially) the English digit of 16{{nbsp}}foot (about 1.9{{nbsp}}cm).

Figurenoun

Impression or appearance made

cut a dashing figure at the reception.

Digitnoun

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Figurenoun

A person, animal, or object that symbolizes something.

Digitnoun

(anatomy) A narrow extremity of the human hand or foot: a finger, thumb, or toe.

Figurenoun

A pictorial or sculptural representation, especially of the human body.

Digitnoun

(zoology) Similar or similar-looking structures in other animals.

Figurenoun

A diagram

drew a figure of the office layout.

Digitnoun

: 360 of a circle.

Figurenoun

A design or pattern, as in a textile

silk with a paisley figure.

Digitverb

(transitive) To point at or point out with the finger.

Figurenoun

An illustration printed from an engraved plate or block.

Digitnoun

one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers;

0 and 1 are digits

Figurenoun

A configuration or distinct group of steps in a dance.

Digitnoun

the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure

Figurenoun

A pattern traced by a series of movements, as in ice skating.

Digitnoun

a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding part in other vertebrates

Figurenoun

(Music) A brief melodic or harmonic unit often constituting the basis of a larger phrase or structure.

Figurenoun

(Logic) Any one of the forms that a syllogism can take, given one of the four possible arrangements of the middle term.

Figureverb

(Mathematics) To calculate with numbers

figured the sum to be nearly a million.

Figureverb

To make a likeness of; depict.

Figureverb

To adorn with a design or figures.

Figureverb

To write a sequence of conventionalized numbers below or above (the bassline) to indicate harmony.

Figureverb

To embellish with an ornamental pattern.

Figureverb

To conclude, believe, or predict

I never figured that this would happen.

Figureverb

To consider or regard

figured them as con artists.

Figureverb

(Mathematics) To calculate; compute.

Figureverb

To be or seem important or prominent

a key fact that figures in our understanding of what happened.

Figureverb

To be pertinent or involved

His advice barely figured in my decision.

Figureverb

(Informal) To seem reasonable or expected

“I found my keys in the sofa.” “Well, that figures, given that you were sitting there last night.”.

Figurenoun

A drawing or diagram conveying information.

Figurenoun

The representation of any form, as by drawing, painting, modelling, carving, embroidering, etc.; especially, a representation of the human body.

a figure in bronze; a figure cut in marble

Figurenoun

A person or thing representing a certain consciousness.

Figurenoun

The appearance or impression made by the conduct or career of a person.

He cut a sorry figure standing there in the rain.

Figurenoun

(obsolete) Distinguished appearance; magnificence; conspicuous representation; splendour; show.

Figurenoun

A human figure, which dress or corset must fit to; the shape of a human body.

Figurenoun

A numeral.

Figurenoun

A number.

Figurenoun

A shape.

Figurenoun

A visible pattern as in wood or cloth.

The muslin was of a pretty figure.

Figurenoun

A dance figure, a complex dance moveW.

Figurenoun

A figure of speech.

Figurenoun

(logic) The form of a syllogism with respect to the relative position of the middle term.

Figurenoun

(astrology) A horoscope; the diagram of the aspects of the astrological houses.

Figurenoun

(music) Any short succession of notes, either as melody or as a group of chords, which produce a single complete and distinct impression.

Figurenoun

(music) A form of melody or accompaniment kept up through a strain or passage; a motif; a florid embellishment.

Figureverb

To solve a mathematical problem.

Figureverb

To come to understand.

I can't figure if he's telling the truth or lying.

Figureverb

To be reasonable.

It figures that somebody like him would be upset about the situation.

Figureverb

(transitive) To enter, be a part of.

Figureverb

(obsolete) To represent by a figure, as to form or mould; to make an image of, either palpable or ideal; also, to fashion into a determinate form; to shape.

Figureverb

To embellish with design; to adorn with figures.

Figureverb

(obsolete) To indicate by numerals.

Figureverb

To represent by a metaphor; to signify or symbolize.

Figureverb

(obsolete) To prefigure; to foreshow.

Figureverb

(music) To write over or under the bass, as figures or other characters, in order to indicate the accompanying chords.

Figureverb

(music) To embellish.

Figurenoun

a diagram or picture illustrating textual material;

the area covered can be seen from Figure 2

Figurenoun

alternative names for the body of a human being;

Leonardo studied the human bodyhe has a strong physiquethe spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

Figurenoun

one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers;

0 and 1 are digits

Figurenoun

a model of a bodily form (especially of a person);

he made a figure of Santa Claus

Figurenoun

a well-known or notable person;

they studied all the great names in the history of Franceshe is an important figure in modern music

Figurenoun

a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape

Figurenoun

an amount of money expressed numerically;

a figure of $17 was suggested

Figurenoun

the impression produced by a person;

he cut a fine figurea heroic figure

Figurenoun

the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals;

he had a number of chores to dothe number of parameters is smallthe figure was about a thousand

Figurenoun

language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense

Figurenoun

a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground

Figurenoun

a decorative or artistic work;

the coach had a design on the doors

Figurenoun

a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating;

she made the best score on compulsory figures

Figureverb

judge to be probable

Figureverb

be or play a part of or in;

Elections figure prominently in every government programHow do the elections figure in the current pattern of internal politics?

Figureverb

imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind;

I can't see him on horseback!I can see what will happenI can see a risk in this strategy

Figureverb

make a mathematical calculation or computation

Figureverb

understand;

He didn't figure her