[sev-uh n-tee-sev-uh n]
- a cardinal number, 70 plus 7.
- a symbol for this number, as 77 or LXXVII.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 77 in number.
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Examples from the Web for seventy-seven
They married on June 7th, 1983, and seventy-seven days later, she was dead.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis
Richard Ben Cramer
January 11, 2014
Seventy-seven separate autopsy reports were introduced into evidence.Norway Did the Right Thing by Giving Breivik 21-Year Sentence
David R. Dow
August 27, 2012
This war was participated in by no less than seventy-seven cities on the part of the League.The Railroad Question
Our own, at the present maximum, was a fraction over seventy-seven.
Four hundred and seventy-seven cases in one month—February, 1909.A Handbook of Health
Half the crew of seventy-seven perish of starvation and scurvy.Canada: the Empire of the North
Agnes C. Laut
"I will add five days to the seventy-seven," said she, with a smile.Manasseh