seventy-nine

[ sev-uhn-tee-nahyn ]
/ ˈsɛv ən tiˈnaɪn /

noun

a cardinal number, 70 plus 9.
a symbol for this number, as 79 or LXXIX.
a set of this many persons or things.

adjective

amounting to 79 in number.

QUIZZES

GEE WHILLIKERS! WAIT TILL YOU SEE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Do you remember all the words from last week, September 21–27, 2020? Then this quiz should be butyraceous.
Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for seventy-nine