What does Eighty mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighty, 80, LXXX, fourscoreadjective

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and eight

  2. eighty, 80, lxxx, fourscoreadjective

    being ten more than seventy

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Eightyadjective

    Eight times ten; fourscore.

    Etymology: eight and ten.

    Eighty odd years of sorrow have I seen,
    And each hour’s joy wreck’d with a week of teen. William Shakespeare.

    Among all other climactericks three are most remarkable; that is, seven times seven, or fortynine; nine times nine, or eighty one; and seven times nine, or the year sixtythree, which is conceived to carry with it the most considerable fatality. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours, b. iv. c. 12.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eightyadjective

    eight times ten; fourscore

  2. Eightynoun

    the sum of eight times ten; eighty units or objects

  3. Eightynoun

    a symbol representing eighty units, or ten eight times repeated, as 80 or lxxx

  4. Etymology: [AS. eahtatig, where the ending -tig is akin to English ten; cf. G. achtzig. See Eight, and Ten.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Eighty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #326

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eighty in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eighty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Eighty in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Dean Heller:

    Eighty percent of what this president has done has been very, very good, very positive.

  3. Jeremy Boberg:

    Eighty-five to 90 percent of my clients that come in annually have a sexual addiction or compulsion.For the first time in the human race, you can make love to your computer, smartphone, or tablet anytime, anywhere, and the human brain was not designed for this, it’s cocaine on steroids. It’s touch deprivation, so you don’t need to go to your spouse or your significant other for that connection, which is paramount to cultivating relationships.

  4. Mark Lamb:

    Honestly, we're seeing a disaster, eighty-five percent of the people that are in my jail right now are there because of alcohol or drugs. So yeah, it's a big impact in our communities.

  5. Heather Smith:

    I think (the bill) is dangerously harmful to students because we know there is a higher risk of suicide (among transgender people) in general, but among transgender students, there's an even higher risk. Eighty-three thousand signatures shows just how many reasons (the governor) has to veto this.

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    an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting
    • A. assault
    • B. slip
    • C. integrity
    • D. purse

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