Definitions for Ninetyˈnaɪn ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nine•tyˈnaɪn ti(n.; adj.)(pl.)-ties

  1. (n.)a cardinal number, ten times nine.

  2. a symbol for this number, as 90 or XC.

  3. a set of this many persons or things.

  4. nineties, the numbers from 90 through 99, as in referring to the years of a lifetime or of a century or to degrees of temperature.

  5. (adj.)amounting to 90 in number.

Origin of ninety:

bef. 1000; ME; OE nigontig. See nine , -ty1

nine′ti•eth(adj.; n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ninety, 90, XC(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine

  2. ninety, 90, xc(adj)

    being ten more than eighty

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. ninety(number)ˈnaɪn ti

    the number 90

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ninety(adj)

    nine times ten; eighty-nine and one more; as, ninety men

  2. Ninety(noun)

    the sum of nine times ten; the number greater by a unit than eighty-nine; ninety units or objects

  3. Ninety(noun)

    a symbol representing ninety units, as 90 or xc


  1. Ninety

    Ninety is the second full-length album and first on ZTT Records by British house music pioneers 808 State, released in 1989 and featuring the UK Top 40 single "Pacific State" which reached #10 in November 1989. It was released in the US as Utd. State 90, without "The Fat Shadow," but with other bonus tracks. Slant Magazine listed the album at #54 on its list of the "Best Albums of the 1980s" saying "A thrilling expansion of the possibilities for acid house and arguably the best LP ever produced in the style".

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Ninety' in Written Corpus Frequency: #300

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90 in number.

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