Definition for forty-five (2 of 3)
noun, plural .45s, .45's.
Definition for forty-five (3 of 3)
noun, plural 45s, 45's.
Origin of 45
Examples from the Web for forty-five
Forty-five KLAC listeners withdrew their pledges in protest at his remarks.How Richard Pryor Beat Bill Cosby and Transformed America|David Yaffe, Scott Saul|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Forty-five minutes were estimated to have elapsed from the time the stabbing began until the killer left.
Forty-five relatives, all women and children, were taken by ISIS fighters in Qiniyeh.Amnesty Report: ISIS Committing Ethnic Cleansing on an Historic Scale|Nico Hines|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Forty-five year-old Boris Aseyev, a web designer, was one of the civilians wounded on February 20.Photographs Expose Russian-Trained Killers in Kiev|Jamie Dettmer|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bright is forty-five now, a baseball itinerant since the day he signed a contract with the Yankees at the age of sixteen.The Great Paul Hemphill Celebrates the Long Gone Birmingham Barons|Paul Hemphill|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The American loss was one hundred and forty-five killed and missing, and three hundred and four wounded.
She was a woman of about forty-five; fat, unfair (in the physical sense), and untidy.The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories|Arnold Bennett
At forty-five years of age he was active, strong, and as handsome as he had ever been.Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee|(His Son) Captain Robert E. Lee
William Burke was hanged in Galway, and forty-five persons were executed.An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800|Mary Frances Cusack
It was natural, then, that the colonel himself should balance between forty-five and fifty years of age.A Republic Without a President and Other Stories|Herbert Ward