Definitions for eighty-five

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighty-five, 85, lxxxv(adj)

    being five more than eighty

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Scott Craig:

    I've come a long way since then, two hundred eighty five pounds may sound like a lot to you, but to me it's really good.

  2. Bakhtiar Aziz:

    The weapons I see the most are Russian, they were all made in the 1950s, like the machine guns. Eighty-five percent of the weapons are from Russia.

  3. Daren Williams:

    Eighty-five percent of the land we produce cattle on in the United States isn't suitable for other food production, you can't turn the Flint Hills of Kansas into spinach fields.

  4. Poonam Muttreja:

    There is a total emphasis on sterilization in India. Eighty-five percent of the expenditure for family planning is on incentives for sterilization, 13.5 percent is on equipment and salaries, and just 1.5 percent is on other forms of contraception.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The Eiffel Tower, one of the most astounding manifestations of human genius, can be digitally described as 984; 85; 3; 63; 1,000,000; 1889 - because it is nine hundred eighty-four feet high, offers the visibility as far as eighty-five miles from the top, on a clear day. The Tower has three elevators, and each elevator can carry sixty-three people. When the Eiffel Tower was built, it costed about one million dollars in 1889.


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