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  • n. The cardinal number immediately following thirty and before thirty-two; thirty plus one.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A game resembling vingt-un, but with a longer reckoning.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. being one more than thirty


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  • “Phrase thirty-one, confirmed as rejected,” said the console.

    Delta Anomaly

  • Now I am thirty-one, which is eighteen years of living beyond the doctor’s expectations.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Tough Times, Tough People

  • William Rehnquist did not leave the Court until his death in 2005, thirty-one years after Richard Nixon left the White House.

    The Conservative Assault on the Constitution

  • Between 1909 and 1917, thirty-one states passed “red-light abatement” laws allowing courts to shut down buildings for “immoral purposes.”

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • The fact is, none of our economists think it makes any difference whether the budget deficit is thirty billion or thirty-one billion dollars on pure economics.

    The Good Fight

  • They all had “man trouble” of one kind or another—thirty-one days is a long time to spend at sea with few distractions.

    A Covert Affair

  • At thirty-one, she was older than most of the other OSS girls and had been working toward her goal of “high adventure” since the war began.

    A Covert Affair

  • At thirty-one, Julia was “a grown-up little girl.”

    A Covert Affair

  • * Joy Homer never recovered, possibly due to complications from her diabetes, and she died a year later in the United States at the age of thirty-one.

    A Covert Affair

  • The tens of billions killed by the Borg, including eleven thousand on Alonis, the entire crew of forty-seven aboard Cutlass, thirty-one on James T. Kirk, and nineteen on New York.

    Star Trek: Typhon Pact: Rough Beasts of Empire


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