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ˈnaɪn tinine·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ninety, 90, XCadjective

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine

  2. ninety, 90, xcadjective

    being ten more than eighty

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ninetyadjective

    nine times ten; eighty-nine and one more; as, ninety men

    Etymology: [See Nine, and cf. Forty.]

  2. Ninetynoun

    the sum of nine times ten; the number greater by a unit than eighty-nine; ninety units or objects

    Etymology: [See Nine, and cf. Forty.]

  3. Ninetynoun

    a symbol representing ninety units, as 90 or xc

    Etymology: [See Nine, and cf. Forty.]

Freebase

  1. Ninety

    Ninety is the second full-length album and first on ZTT Records by British house music pioneers 808 State, released in 1989 and featuring the UK Top 40 single "Pacific State" which reached #10 in November 1989. It was released in the US as Utd. State 90, without "The Fat Shadow," but with other bonus tracks. Slant Magazine listed the album at #54 on its list of the "Best Albums of the 1980s" saying "A thrilling expansion of the possibilities for acid house and arguably the best LP ever produced in the style".

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    Rank popularity for the word 'ninety' in Written Corpus Frequency: #300

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ninety in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ninety in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of ninety in a Sentence

  1. Francisco Arias:

    Two hundred ninety-five years of history have been lost to ashes because opponents want to turn the country into ashes. They do not mind destroying it, those who trampled on the statue of Commander Chavez do not see that their parents receive the pension and are benefited by social missions.

  2. Albert Einstein, Sc:

    I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

  3. Holly Shulman:

    Ninety-seven percent of climate scientists agree that human activity has led to climate change. Ninety-seven percent. But Jeb Bush thinks they're wrong. Who's being intellectually arrogant now?

  4. Miguel Martinez:

    Ninety-ninepercent of people do not know how to fight, they do not know how to react in a street fight. Shes a trained boxer, shes been working on these skills for years now, and any time that she gets in that situation, shes calm, cool, collected, and able to react accordingly so she protected herself very well.

  5. John Steinbeck, The Winter of our Discontent:

    Most people live ninety percent in the past, seven percent in the present, and that only leaves three percent for the future.

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