Definitions

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  • noun The cardinal number immediately following fifty-three and preceding fifty-five.

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  • adjective being four more than fifty

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Examples

  • There are approximately 25.4 million single guys in the US that are between the ages of twenty-five and fifty-four, which is quite a few to choose from, but its the concentration of singles in any given area that is more important to consider.

    Become Your Own Matchmaker

  • Charlie’s fifty-four, which is maybe getting on, he supposes.

    Alice in Jeopardy

  • Charlie’s fifty-four, which is maybe getting on, he supposes.

    Alice in Jeopardy

  • Charlie’s fifty-four, which is maybe getting on, he supposes.

    Alice in Jeopardy

  • Charlie’s fifty-four, which is maybe getting on, he supposes.

    Alice in Jeopardy

  • But most impressive of all was his fifty-four room mansion, called Dominion Residence, which included a perfume parlor, barber shop, ballroom, and shrine to his longtime companion, James Walton, who died in 1951.

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • In 1919 Phelan conducted a survey of amusements in his city and was shocked to learn that in the downtown area alone there were “fifty-four rooms used for dancing purposes” and that they were all located “in the neighborhood of the picture houses.”

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • This meant that the Senate would always need sixty votes for cloture; under our resolution, the number needed for cloture might be as low as fifty-four or fifty-five if several members were absent.

    The Good Fight

  • This meant that the Senate would always need sixty votes for cloture; under our resolution, the number needed for cloture might be as low as fifty-four or fifty-five if several members were absent.

    The Good Fight

  • This meant that the Senate would always need sixty votes for cloture; under our resolution, the number needed for cloture might be as low as fifty-four or fifty-five if several members were absent.

    The Good Fight

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