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Definition of century:

  1. A division of the Roman people formed according to their property, for the purpose of voting for civil officers.
  2. A hundred; as, a century of sonnets; an aggregate of a hundred things.
  3. A period of a hundred years; as, this event took place over two centuries ago.
  4. One of sixty companies into which a legion of the army was divided. It was Commanded by a centurion.

Synonyms:

blow, degree centigrade, degree Celsius, c, carbon, ascorbic acid, snow, centenary, centred, vitamin C, one C, biannual, cytosine, speed of light, coke, deoxycytidine monophosphate, b., 100, annual, coulomb, A.D., ampere-second, hundred, academic year, B.C.E., calendar, biannual, atomic number 6, 00s, B.C., light speed, nose candy.

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