- 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.
Examples from the Web for sixty-one
Contemporary Examples of sixty-one
Now, at the age of sixty-one, Elmore Leonard is an overnight success.Elmore Leonard’s Rocky Road to Fame and Fortune
September 13, 2014
Sixty-one percent were concerned about vanishing plants and animals.New Poll Finds Americans Are Worried About Runaway Population Growth
February 28, 2013
Sixty-one percent of adults said we should “not try to control costs” at all or make only “minor changes.”Perry’s Entitlement Problem
August 12, 2011
"Sixty-one percent of employers say they don't understand the skills our veterans have to offer," Mrs. Obama said.2010 Clinton Global Initiative Blog
The Daily Beast
September 21, 2010
Historical Examples of sixty-one
In 1831 it was extended sixty-one miles, and the year following sixty-seven miles.The Railroad Question
On the "Chesapeake" were sixty-one killed, and eighty-five wounded men.The Naval History of the United States
Willis J. Abbot.
But in the spring of one hundred and sixty-one, for a little while one day, the gulf was bridged.Space Prison
Only sixty-one of the planets, however, have Primes old enough for us to detect.The Galaxy Primes
Edward Elmer Smith
This was leased to him for sixty-one years at an annual rent of 15 7s.Chelsea
G. E. (Geraldine Edith) Mitton