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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sixties, 1960snoun

    the decade from 1960 to 1969

  2. sixties, mid-sixtiesnoun

    the time of life between 60 and 70


  1. sixtiesnoun

    The decade of the 1860s, 1960s, etc.

  2. sixtiesnoun

    The decade of one's life from age 60 through age 69.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sixties

    of Sixty

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    Rank popularity for the word 'sixties' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3606

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sixties in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sixties in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of sixties in a Sentence

  1. Guy Wyser-Pratte:

    They (CVC) are interested, my contacts in Germany say that. They can easily pay in the mid-sixties and still make money, why wait five years instead of selling in five months?

  2. Jonathan Rauch:

    People are getting to their sixties with another 15 years of productive life ahead, and this is turning out to be the most emotionally-rewarding part of life, they don't want to just hang it up and just play golf. That model is wrong.

  3. Muff Winwood:

    Musician Steve Winwood was definitely a man with a vision, and one of the pioneers of the British invasion of America in the sixties.

  4. Andy Warhol:

    It's the place where my prediction from the sixties finally came true In the future everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes. I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is, In fifteen minutes everybody will be famous.

  5. Gerald Eskenazi:

    Don't forget, this still was the Sixties, long hair was controversial and the establishment was being given a battle from upstart newcomers, the symbolism was perfect, and it was all there.

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