What does thirty mean?

Definitions for thirty
ˈθɜr tithir·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thirty, 30, XXXadjective

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and three

  2. thirty, 30, xxxadjective

    being ten more than twenty

Wiktionary

  1. thirtynoun

    A rack of thirty beers.

    Etymology: þritig

  2. thirtynumeral

    The cardinal number occurring after twenty-nine and before thirty-one, represented in Arabic numerals as 30.

    Etymology: þritig

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thirtyadjective

    being three times ten; consisting of one more than twenty-nine; twenty and ten; as, the month of June consists of thirty days

  2. Thirtynoun

    the sum of three tens, or twenty and ten; thirty units or objects

  3. Thirtynoun

    a symbol expressing thirty, as 30, or XXX

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thirty

    thėr′ti, adj. and n. three times ten.—adj. Thir′tieth, the last of thirty.—n. a thirtieth part. [A.S. thrítigthreó, three, -tig, suff. denoting ten.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thirty' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2555

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thirty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #221

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thirty in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thirty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of thirty in a Sentence

  1. Dolly Parton:

    I always keep saying I hope I die right in the middle of a song, hopefully one I wrote. Thirty years from now.

  2. Congressman Cramer:

    Well she admits she was a 15-year-old that had been drinking at a party that -- I mean, how many 15-year-olds handle a lot of alcohol, you know, 36 years ago ? When it wasn't that common, by the way. ... Thirty-six years ago it wasn't that common for 15-year-olds to be at booze parties.

  3. Tucker Carlson:

    Look those are the rules, but the expectations people have of democracy are very different now, in the age of the internet which is a kind of very flat structure. Everyone's a precious snowflake, you know. The idea that your vote doesn't matter, I think that's a much more painful and hard to reconcile idea than it would have been even thirty years ago.

  4. Dana Carvey:

    I'm thirty years old, but I read at the thirty-four-year-old level.

  5. RJ Intindola:

    My Broken Pieces A few weeks back, a longtime friend asked if I would meet her for lunch to discuss a new job offer. We sat in the restaurant for forty-five minutes discussing her new job opportunity when her face grew solemn. She sighed, staring down into her plate. I asked, “is everything all right,” knowing she did not ask me to meet to discuss a job offer. She said, “everything is fine, but I cannot get your story or quote about the broken pieces out of my mind.” She took a deep breath raised her head and, in half whisper, said, “it really described the broken pieces in my marriage? I answered, “when promises, borders and commitment are broken, and especially betrayal, the relationship may be repaired but never return to what it once was or could have been.” Before she left, she thanked me for giving her a copy. I refer to the story, as “The Broken Vase.” The Broken Vase Love and marriage are often broken by betrayal, lies and unkept promises. Betrayal is the ultimate form of deceit and deception. It reminded me of something I wrote many years ago about a vase that was knocked off the shelf and broken into many pieces. For a moment you’re not sure what to do but then you decide to try and repair it. Imagine trying to pick up the pieces of your life, left behind in the wake of betrayal. You must be methodical and cautious because your path is covered with egg shells. You realize it may not be the same as it once was, but would vase be good enough to keep. After all, you’ve had it for thirty years. When you believe all the pieces have been collected and placed on the table, you do one last search for the smallest pieces you may have missed. You find two small pieces, place them on the table and stare down at the broken pieces of something you cherished and was beautiful. Something so precious you often proudly displayed it to friends Over a period of three weeks, you managed to glue the vase back together. You slowly turn it around on the table and realize it is an archaic reproduction of its original form. There are holes in it created by pieces you did not find and never will. Like the pieces missing from your relationship. Held together by history and commitment but still broken. And severely damaged. The vase will never hold flowers again because it cannot hold water. And like your relationship, it has become fragile as you watch a piece fall off the vase when you lifted off the table. And when you think about the broken pieces collected from your relationship, you know that will also never be the same. As you held up the beautiful vase to show people it’s beauty, that now is simply a collection of glued pieces that resembles your relationship. You can no longer showcase your marriage. Only because of its history you place the vase back on the self, but it seems out of place and detracts from the ambience around it. After a few weeks you take the vase to your home office and place it on a shelf. A few weeks later, you sadly change the location to the closet. And like your relationship it has been moved to a different place. A dark place. When people say to you, you and your wife seem to get along very well. You think about showing them the vase. All that remains of the relationship is held together by glue. After several years you are still seeking out the missing pieces from your heart knowing deep inside you will never find. There’s only one way to get them back and that is to leave. But leaving will also mean breaking more pieces. Those are your two choices. If you leave, you will get back some of the pieces you lost but you would lose others by virtue of leaving.

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