- a cardinal number, 30 plus 2.
- a symbol for this number, as 32 or XXXII.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 32 in number.
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Examples from the Web for thirty-two
Thirty-two people died when he ran his ship onto the rocks off Tuscany in 2012.The Costa Concordia’s Randy Reckless Captain Takes the Stand
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Lethal injection is allowed as a form of execution in all thirty-two states that have the death penalty.Arizona Botches Execution
July 23, 2014
Cukurs was accused of killing thirty-two thousand Latvian Jews in 1941.Hunting Down Aribert Heim, Egypt’s Hidden Nazi
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March 24, 2014
Out of more than thirty-two thousand welfare applicants, it referred 636 for drug testing.Stop Drug Testing for Welfare Benefits, It's a Dumb Policy
March 13, 2014
Thirty-two teams, divided into eight groups of four, will travel to Brazil.Inside the World Cup Draw: Devastating for the U.S., Great for Brazil
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We did justice to the supper, as we had not had anything to eat for thirty-two hours.Explorations in Australia
Harlowe House will hold, comfortably, thirty-two girls and no more.Grace Harlowe's Return to Overton Campus
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I was stationed at the braces, and quartered at the long thirty-two as second loader.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
I muttered, "at thirty-two you are more a fool than ever you were at twenty."The Suitors of Yvonne
Once at one time in 1917 I saw one hundred and thirty-two boats.Tales of Fishes