seventy-seventh love

seventy-seventh

Definitions

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  • n. The ordinal form of the number seventy-seven, describing a person or thing in position number 77 of a sequence.
  • n. One of seventy-seven equal parts of a whole.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Three days after my seventy-seventh birthday, I discovered that seven might not be such a lucky number after all.

    The Grace to Race

  • DeMille planned to go to Paradise that weekend and hoped to spend his seventy-seventh birthday on August 12 at the studio.

    Empire of Dreams

  • A day later, his seventy-seventh birthday, he had gone to Washington to lay the cornerstone for the new National Presbyterian Church and had been honored at a Mayflower Hotel luncheon attended by a host of governmental officials led by Secretary of State Dean Rusk and Vice President Hubert Humphrey.

    Going Home to Glory

  • Two weeks before he died I flew him to LA for his seventy-seventh birthday.

    Full Frontal Nudity

  • By the time his seventy-seventh birthday came around, I knew that he was pretty close to the end and I wanted him to have at least one last visit with his illicit paramour before he crossed over into the far yonder.

    Full Frontal Nudity

  • Shortly before her seventy-seventh birthday she decamped, leaving behind everything that had rooted her life in Pennsylvania for more than three decades—her family, her house, garden, farm, and barn, her books and possessions, her beloved stands of sycamore and ash—to settle in Vermont with Ted.

    PEARL BUCK IN CHINA

  • Dinah Shore died of ovarian cancer just short of her seventy-seventh birthday, on February 24, 1994.

    Dinah Shore.

  • Likewise, in the seventy-seventh psalm, mystically fruitful in divine secrets, wherever you look the words are flowers of different kinds, and it is not possible to gather them all.

    Hortus Eystettensis

  • Jennifer Hillner at Wired News: "I sat down with Apollo 11 vet Buzz Aldrin two days after his seventy-seventh birthday to talk about the movie, his views on the space program today, and what the future holds."

    GreenCine Daily: Sundance. In the Shadow of the Moon.

  • The confessor repeated three times thirteen words of the seventy-seventh Psalm, at the same time giving the confessed thirty-nine stripes, which the latter returned, and they went away quits.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

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