a cardinal number, 60 plus 1.
a symbol for this number, as 61 or LXI.
a set of this many persons or things.
amounting to 61 in number.
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How to use sixty-one in a sentence
Now, at the age of sixty-one, Elmore Leonard is an overnight success.
sixty-one percent were concerned about vanishing plants and animals.New Poll Finds Americans Are Worried About Runaway Population Growth | Jerry Karnas | February 28, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
sixty-one percent of adults said we should “not try to control costs” at all or make only “minor changes.”
"sixty-one percent of employers say they don't understand the skills our veterans have to offer," Mrs. Obama said.
On a division the motion was rejected by three hundred and sixty-one against one hundred and seventy-two.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
But in the spring of one hundred and sixty-one, for a little while one day, the gulf was bridged.Space Prison | Tom Godwin
Abelard was at this time sixty-one years old, Bernard's senior by twelve years, and was without a rival in the schools.The World's Greatest Books, Vol X | Various
His slender garrison, all told, comprised but sixty-one artillerymen and thirteen musicians.The Blue and The Gray | A. R. White
It was dated sixty-one years ahead, and was a sort of Looking Backwards, though that notable book had not yet been written.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine