- a cardinal number, 60 plus 8.
- a symbol for this number, as 68 or LXVIII.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 68 in number.
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Examples from the Web for sixty-eight
A woman, sixty-eight, suffers a heart attack and goes into prolonged cardiac arrest.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead
August 21, 2014
Sixty-eight percent believe it is “very important,” 28 percent just “important.”A New Hampshire Rebellion for Aaron Swartz
January 10, 2014
Imagine standing somewhere over there on Washington Street on Marathon Monday and watching sixty-eight hundred yous go running by.David McCullough at Wellesley Commencement: ‘You Are Not Special’ (Video)
The Daily Beast
June 9, 2012
Sixty-eight percent of likely voters already express a preference for smaller government and lower taxes.12 Reasons Obama Could Lose in 2012
January 28, 2011
Sixty-eight years after Kane uttered those words, the newspaper industry is staring death in the face.How Newspapers Can Survive
January 19, 2009
It was some sixty-eight million miles from the earth to Mars, this voyage.
“One sixty-five––sixty-eight––seventy, and a trifle over,” he finished.Once to Every Man
The Publisher guarantees to complete the work in sixty-eight parts.
His age has been variously stated at sixty-seven, sixty-eight, and seventy.A Walk from London to Fulham
Thomas Crofton Croker
I am now sixty-eight, and I have no more of it than at twenty-eight.'Art in England