What does sixty mean?

Definitions for sixty
ˈsɪks tisix·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sixty, 60, LX(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and six

  2. sixty, 60, lx, threescore(adj)

    being ten more than fifty

Wiktionary

  1. sixty(Numeral)

    The cardinal number occurring after fifty-nine and before sixty-one, represented in Roman numerals as LX and in Arabic numerals as 60.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sixty(adj)

    six times ten; fifty-nine and one more; threescore

    Etymology: [AS. siextig; akin to G. sechzig, Goth. sahs tigjus. See Six, Ten, and cf. Sixteen.]

  2. Sixty(noun)

    the sum of six times ten; sixty units or objects

    Etymology: [AS. siextig; akin to G. sechzig, Goth. sahs tigjus. See Six, Ten, and cf. Sixteen.]

  3. Sixty(noun)

    a symbol representing sixty units, as 60, lx., or LX

    Etymology: [AS. siextig; akin to G. sechzig, Goth. sahs tigjus. See Six, Ten, and cf. Sixteen.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sixty

    siks′ti, adj. and n. six times ten.—adj. and n. Six′tieth, the sixth tenth: the ordinal of sixty. [A.S. sixtig.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sixty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #329

How to pronounce sixty?

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How to say sixty in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sixty in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sixty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sixty in a Sentence

  1. Albert Brooks:

    It's better to be known by six people for something you're proud of than to be known by sixty million for something you're not.

  2. Mark Twain:

    This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four.

  3. Ellen Glasgow:

    Though it sounds absurd, it is true to say I felt younger at sixty than I felt at twenty.

  4. Australian Scott:

    I did a pretty good job of it all today, sixty-five around the south course, I don't care what the conditions are, it's a good score.

  5. George Burns:

    Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.

Images & Illustrations of sixty

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