- a cardinal number, 70 plus 4.
- a symbol for this number, as 74 or LXXIV.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 74 in number.
Examples from the Web for seventy-four
Contemporary Examples of seventy-four
Seventy-four percent of Democrats and 70 percent of Independents agree.Exclusive Poll: Joe Paterno Should Have Called the Police
November 14, 2011
Historical Examples of seventy-four
Seventy-four of the professors voted for Mr. Gladstone and fifteen for Mr. Perceval.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
Hamilton died at St. Germain, in April, 1720, aged about seventy-four.The Memoirs of Count Grammont, Complete
There was no room on board that seventy-four for our romance.Romance
Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
He erected two hundred and eighteen chapels and seventy-four abbeys.Notes on Life and Letters
Grace was seventy-four; Blanche had only seen sixty summers.The Book-Hunter in London