- next after the sixty-eighth; being the ordinal number for 69.
- being one of 69 equal parts.
- a sixty-ninth part, especially of one (1/69).
- the sixty-ninth member of a series.
Examples from the Web for sixty-ninth
Historical Examples of sixty-ninth
With him were Boyd and two agents from the Sixty-ninth Street office.Out Like a Light
Gordon Randall Garrett
It is supposed that he died at the end of 1491 in his sixty-ninth year.A Brief History of Wood-engraving from Its Invention
It was the Sixty-ninth, its flagstaff solid with the silver rings of battle.We Can't Have Everything
Dr. Johnson, who was then in his sixty-ninth year, was willing to write the Lives to order.The Age of Pope
This was an animated speech from a man in his sixty-ninth year.Life of Johnson