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  • Complex number ( a number containing real and imaginary parts )
  • Count to ten
  • Cushy number
  • Do a number on
  • Doctor's Orders ( Bingo call for number nine )
  • Domestos kills ninety-nine per cent of all known germs ( Domestos Bleach advertising slogan )
  • Dressed up to the nines
  • Droopy drawers ( Bingo call for number forty four )
  • Eight Days A Week ( Beatles song )
  • Eight maids a-milking ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Eight out of ten cats prefer it ( Whiskas Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • Eight ways to Sunday
  • Employee Number 8 ( Nickname of Antoine Walker )
  • Front nine ( The first nine holes in a game of golf )
  • Genius is one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration ( Thomas Edison quotation )
  • Got your number
  • Handbags at ten paces
  • Hang ten
  • I've got your number
  • It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen ( the opening line of Nineteen Eighty-Four )
  • Key of the door ( Bingo call for number twenty one )
  • Legs eleven ( Bingo call for number eleven )
  • Life's not all beer and skittles ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Little black number
  • Look after number one
  • Look out for number one
  • Love Potion Number Nine ( Leiber and Stoller song )
  • Lucky number seven
  • Name, rank, and serial number
  • Nine To Five ( Lily Tomlin / Dolly Parton / Jane Fonda movie )
  • Nine While Nine ( The Sisters Of Mercy song )
  • Nine days' wonder
  • Nine ladies dancing ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Nine tailors make a man
  • Nine while nine
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four ( George Orwell book )
  • Nineteen to the dozen
  • Nineteenth hole
  • Number 10 Downing Street ( address of the British Prime Minister )
  • Number Six ( Pseudonym of Peter Smith The Prisoner ( Patrick McGoohan ) )
  • Number crunching
  • Number one
  • Number one concubine ( name given to the partner of Bertrand Russell )
  • Number one son
  • Number two
  • Number unobtainable
  • On cloud nine ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • One over the eight
  • One volunteer is worth ten pressed men
  • Parsley seed goes nine times to the devil
  • Party Like It's 1999 ( Prince song )
  • Perfect ten
  • Perfume worth 9 guineas an ounce ( Camay Soap advertising slogan )
  • Pieces of eight
  • Possession is nine tenths of the law
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Revolution 9 ( Beatles song )
  • Royal flush ( in poker - a hand including a ten jack queen king and ace of the same suit )
  • Seriously ten ( Network Ten Australia advertising slogan )
  • Snakes alive ( Bingo call for number fifty five )
  • So easy to use, no wonder it's number one ( AOL advertising slogan )
  • Ten a penny
  • Ten green bottles sitting on the wall
  • Ten lords a-leaping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Ten one hundred
  • Ten summersets he'll undertake on solid ground ( Beatles song lyric )
  • That woman speaks eight languages and can't say no in any of them
  • The Grand old Duke of York he had ten thousand men ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Nine Days Queen ( Nickname of Lady Jane Grey )
  • The Ten Commandments ( Charlton Heston movie )
  • The Top Ten
  • The cat who doesn't act finicky soon loses control of his owner ( 9 Lives Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • The magic number
  • Three score and ten
  • Times without number
  • Tonight's top ten list ( A catchphrase from David Letterman In The Late Show )
  • Top of the shop ( Bingo call for number ninety )
  • Two and eight ( Cockney rhyming slang for state )
  • Two fat ladies ( Bingo call for number eighty eight )
  • Two four six eight who do we appreciate ( cheerleader chant )
  • Two little ducks ( Bingo call for number twenty two )
  • Unlucky for some ( Bingo call for number thirteen )
  • Was she worth it ( Bingo call for number fifty six )
  • We're number two. We try harder ( Avis Rent-a-Car advertising slogan )
  • Whole nine yards
  • Your starter for ten ( A catchphrase from University Challenge )

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