What does fifty mean?

Definitions for fifty
ˈfɪf tififty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fifty, 50, L(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five

  2. fifty dollar bill, fifty(adj)

    a United States bill worth 50 dollars

  3. fifty, 50, l(adj)

    being ten more than forty


  1. fifty(Noun)

    A fifty-dollar bill.

    Do you want small bills or are fifties OK?

  2. fifty(Noun)

    A fifty-pound note.

  3. fifty(Numeral)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fifty(adj)

    five times ten; as, fifty men

  2. Fifty(noun)

    the sum of five tens; fifty units or objects

  3. Fifty(noun)

    a symbol representing fifty units, as 50, or l

  4. Origin: [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


  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. Ellen Freese of Maine:

    Fifty years have elapsed.

  2. Victor Hugo:

    Forty is the old age of youth fifty is the youth of old age.

  3. Wendy Cope:

    I'm aiming by the time I'm fifty to stop being an adolescent.

  4. Edward Hoagland:

    Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.

  5. Ilpo Huhtaniemi:

    Fifty per cent of men after a vasectomy reversal remain infertile.

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