from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A period of ten years.
- n. A group or series of ten.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A series of ten Hail Marys in the rosary.
- n. The interval between any two quantities having the ratio 10 to 1.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A group or division of ten; esp., a period of ten years; a decennium
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See decad.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a period of 10 years
- n. the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system
Did I use the word decade somewhere I am not ware of or is the Al deal where he says I said something I did not say? psst, gmen, just a point of psst, gmen, just a point of order- not everyone is addressing you all the time.
Usually, the term decade refers to something like "the Twenties," or "the Sixties."
If this decade is the Facebook decade, then this is the movie of the decade.
In this day in age, to be working anywhere for a decade is a real gift.
This decade is the time to fully embrace diversity and demonstrate equal rights to all Americans in this country.
I would say that the probability that several European countries will fall sufficiently far into the idea trap that their standard of living stagnates for more than a decade is about 25 percent over the next forty years.
One of the hottest comics of the decade is about to get even hotter!
Another trend of the decade is the role that imports have had on “new” varietal acceptance among consumers, i.e.,
So first you must decide what the decade is about from a wine perspective.
"This coming decade is going to be known as the decade of tracking and monitoring," I was told by Smith, who recently became the chief technology officer of a watchdog organization called the Privacy Foundation.