Definition of dozen:
oodles, determiner, bucket, fistful, my, sheaf, slew, truckload, spate, bundle, pile, scads, cardinal, handful, loads, gobs, quantity, plenitude, multiplicity, double, pot, reams, stack, myriad, xii, a, plenty, mine, twelve, passel, raft, pack, lashings, bushel, abundance, pocketful, store, wealth, much, boatload, good deal, profusion, basketful, determiner, heap, yard, carload, deal, peck, 12, volume, mountain, potful, ton, its, barrel, sight, long dozen, an, every, mass, shipload, plentitude, plateful, mess, certain, wad, bunch, chunk.
five or more (part of speech: noun)
- "In the Days of Drake", J. S. Fletcher.
Very good, then; I advise you, after your long journey from England, after your visit to M. de Guiche, after your visit to Madame, after your visit to Porthos, after your journey to Vincennes, I advise you, I say, to take a few hours' rest; go and lie down, sleep for a dozen hours, and when you wake up, go and ride one of my horses until you have tired him to death.- "Louise de la Valliere", Alexandre Dumas, Pere.
- "The Village Rector", Honore de Balzac.