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.

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. H. L. Mencken:

    The best years are the forties; after fifty a man begins to deteriorate, but in the forties he is at the maximum of his villainy.

  2. President Trump:

    We've done well, and I guess the market thinks we've done well, because we hit the biggest stock market increase without one day — we're talking four days instead of five — that we've had in 50 years, fifty years. Think of that. More than 50 years, actually.

  3. Bill Cosby:

    Sigmund Freud once said, "What do women want?" The only thing I have learned in fifty-two years is that women want men to stop asking dumb questions like that.

  4. Charles Krauthammer:

    The Republicans have experienced the biggest ideological earthquake of a major party in our lifetime. Fifty, 60 years of conservatism has now yielded to a leader who is not a conservative, but who is a populist. That’s a big deal. And I think what the Ryan statement is… if the party is now going to be split between the leader, the populist, and the old-line conservatives… he wants to establish a center of power and a kind of home for the conservative wing.

  5. Stephen Leacock:

    What we call creative work, ought not to be called work at all, because it isn't. I imagine that Thomas Edison never did a day's work in his last fifty years.

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