forty-seven

[ fawr-tee-sev-uh n ]
/ ˈfɔr tiˈsɛv ən /
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noun

a cardinal number, 40 plus 7.
a symbol for this number, as 47 or XLVII.
a set of this many persons or things.

adjective

amounting to 47 in number.

Nearby words

  1. forty-niners,
  2. forty-ninth,
  3. forty-ninth parallel,
  4. forty-one,
  5. forty-second,
  6. forty-seventh,
  7. forty-six,
  8. forty-sixth,
  9. forty-third,
  10. forty-three

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