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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighties, 1880s(noun)

    the decade from 1880 to 1889

  2. eighties, 1980s(noun)

    the decade from 1980 to 1989

  3. eighties, mid-eighties(noun)

    the time of life between 80 and 90


  1. eighties(Noun)

    The decade of the 1880s, 1980s, etc.

  2. eighties(Noun)

    The decade of one's life from age 80 through age 89.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'eighties' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3919

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eighties in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eighties in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of eighties in a Sentence

  1. Jen Molinsky:

    The incomes of low-income renters are not keeping pace with the increases in rental rates that we're seeing, so if you're in your eighties and your income is falling and your rent is going up, you're much more likely to become cost-burdened.

  2. Maria Grazia Chiuri:

    I come back to when I was younger in Rome around the seventies, eighties, because it was an important moment of my life... with important issues like the liberation of women.

  3. Melina Abdullah:

    People don't realize in the seventies and eighties how dangerous it was in Los Angeles, i remember when( my parents) used to complain that police don't care about our neighborhood.

  4. Patricio Bustos:

    Now, if we find remains dated from the seventies or eighties, we deploy anthropologists, archaeologists, geneticists, forensic photographers - a multidisciplinary team.

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