a cardinal number, 80 plus 3.
a symbol for this number, as 83 or LXXXIII.
a set of this many persons or things.
amounting to 83 in number.
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How to use eighty-three in a sentence
eighty-three percent of people apprehended at the Southwest border were “returned” in 2005, as opposed to only 21 percent in 2012.Is Obama Really the Deporter-in-Chief? Yes and No. | Caitlin Dickson | April 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
eighty-three percent of Americans rate rainy days and nights as the best time to have sex.It's High Time for Conception: Studies Show Peak Times, Weather for Sex | Anneli Rufus | December 27, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
eighty-three percent of the American electorate believes that federal spending should be cut.
eighty-three percent of all state legislative seats are on the line in November.
Clark's recollections in 1869, when he was eighty-three years old, and resided at Redruth.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2) | Francis Trevithick
Of the one hundred Irish members, eighty-three were popularly returned.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
And the clerk, counting out one dollar and eighty-three cents, obeyed her literally.The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch | Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
At the same time the clause for twelve hours was rejected by one hundred and eighty-six against one hundred and eighty-three.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Semmes lost six hundred and eighty-three killed and wounded, Wafford five hundred and sixty-two.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.