dozens of women were interviewed, but it took a while before they found the right candidate.
dozens are dead, damage is severe, recovery looms, and power is still out around the country.
dozens have been approved for release off the island but are still held there.
He proceeded to rattle off the names of dozens of notable cast members, urging them to stand for an ovation.
After police uncovered the manifesto, the LAPD's Metropolitan squad was sent to protect the dozens of people he named.
High as them, as huge as they, incomparably fantastic, in dozens of shifting forms they battled.
There were dozens, perhaps hundreds, of them; I am not deaf.
Kathirkootoos are thrown by dozens and scores from all sides of the temple.
Now, there are dozens of catacombs; the environs of Rome are honeycombed with them.
There are dozens of substantial brick dwellings, offices, warehouses, machine-shops and a hospital.
c.1300, from Old French dozaine "a dozen," from doze (12c.) "twelve," from Latin duodecim "twelve," from duo "two" + decem "ten" (see ten).
The Old French fem. suffix -aine is characteristically added to cardinals to form collectives in a precise sense ("exactly 12," not "about 12"). The dozens "invective contest" (1928) originated in slave culture, the custom probably African, the word probably from bulldoze (q.v.) in its original sense of "a whipping, a thrashing."