What does Fifty mean?

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ˈfɪf tiFifty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fifty, 50, Lnoun

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five

  2. fifty dollar bill, fiftyadjective

    a United States bill worth 50 dollars

  3. fifty, 50, ladjective

    being ten more than forty


  1. fiftynoun

    A fifty-dollar bill.

    Do you want small bills or are fifties OK?

  2. fiftynoun

    A fifty-pound note.

  3. fiftynumeral

    The cardinal number occurring after forty-nine and before fifty-one.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fiftyadjective

    Five tens.

    Etymology: fiftig, Saxon.

    A wither’d hermit, five score Winters worn,
    Might shake off fifty looking in her eye. William Shakespeare.

    Judas ordained captains over thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens. 1 Mac. iii. 55.

    The breadth of the ark shall be fifty cubits. Gen. vi. 15.

    In the Hebrew there is a particle consisting but of one letter, of which there are reckoned up above fifty several significations. John Locke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fiftyadjective

    five times ten; as, fifty men

  2. Fiftynoun

    the sum of five tens; fifty units or objects

  3. Fiftynoun

    a symbol representing fifty units, as 50, or l

  4. Etymology: [AS. fftig; akin to OHG. finfzug, fimfzuc, G. fnfzig, funfzig, Goth. fimftigjus. See Five, and Ten, and cf. Fifteen.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fifty

    fif′ti, adj. and n. five tens or five times ten.—adj. Fif′tieth, the ordinal of fifty.—n. a fiftieth part. [A.S. fíftigfíf, five, tig, ten.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fifty' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3018

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fifty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #222

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fifty in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fifty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Fifty in a Sentence

  1. Charles Schwab:

    I have probably purchased fifty 'hot tips' in my career, maybe even more. When I put them all together, I know I am a net loser.

  2. Elbert Hubbard:

    One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

  3. Sarah Palin:

    We only have so many opportunities to hear from the fifty million candidates who are apparently running for President. And we get the Fox moderators asking questions that the New York Times applauds? please. Let's don't use the Democratic 'war on women' talking points when we have ISIS to worry about.

  4. George Rash Adams play:

    When you got some extra money where it's almost like burning a hole in your pocket, you get fifty grand worth of [ options ], you're like,' f *** it,' I'll buy a thousand shares of this.

  5. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:

    Sports brings the world together and it affords equal opportunities to all. That is what sports are about, fifty five years ago we learned that when we hosted it in Tokyo before.

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