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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sixties, 1960s(noun)

    the decade from 1960 to 1969

  2. sixties, mid-sixties(noun)

    the time of life between 60 and 70


  1. sixties(Noun)

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

  2. sixties(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sixties

    of Sixty

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    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. Joan Didion:

    Many people I know in Los Angeles believe that the Sixties ended abruptly on August 9, 1969, ended at the exact moment when word of the murders on Cielo Drive traveled like brushfire through the community, and in a sense this is true. The tension broke that day. The paranoia was fulfilled.

  3. 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.

  4. Camille Paglia:

    The trauma of the Sixties persuaded me that my generation's egalitarianism was a sentimental error. I now see the hierarchical as both beautiful and necessary. Efficiency liberates; egalitarianism tangles, delays, blocks, deadens.

  5. Unknown:

    In the sixties, the world was normal and people took acid to make it weird. Nowadays the world is weird and people take prozac to make it normal.

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