What does the word numeral mean?

Usage examples for numeral

  1. Every youth, who is not as indifferent to his possibilities as though he were nothing more than a lump of flesh, is about to become a numeral in the world. – Men in the Making by Ambrose Shepherd
  2. 5. What is a numeral adjective? – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. She wrote " five," in letters, and lower down filled in the numeral, putting it very near the dollar- sign. – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley