- next after the fifty-sixth; being the ordinal number for 57.
- being one of 57 equal parts.
- a fifty-seventh part, especially of one (1/57).
- the fifty-seventh member of a series.
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At Fifty-seventh Street I paused, before turning, to look about me and to listen.Against Odds
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He had written from an address on East Fifty-seventh Street.Jill the Reckless
P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse
Portions of the Fifty-seventh and Seventy-seventh Ohio still adhered.From Fort Henry to Corinth
Manning Ferguson Force
The fifty-seventh vessel I boarded was the Melampus frigate.An Essay on Slavery and Abolitionism
Catharine E. Beecher
About this time, and when in his fifty-seventh year, he married Mlle. Didot.Paul and Virginia
Bernardin de Saint Pierre