number among - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] formal
present tense
I/you/we/theynumber among
he/she/itnumbers among
present participlenumbering among
past tensenumbered among
past participlenumbered among
  1. to be part of a particular group, or to include someone or something among a particular group
    number someone/something among someone/something:

    I number him among my friends.

    number among someone/something:

    He numbers among America’s top authors.

See also main entry: number