dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


4 definitions found
 for fifty
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fifty \Fif"ty\, a. [AS. f[imac]ftig; akin to OHG. finfzug,
     fimfzuc, G. f["u]nfzig, funfzig, Goth. fimftigjus. See
     Five, and Ten, and cf. Fifteen.]
     Five times ten; as, fifty men.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fifty \Fif"ty\, n.; pl. Fifties.
     1. The sum of five tens; fifty units or objects.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A symbol representing fifty units, as 50, or l.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  fifty
      adj 1: being ten more than forty [syn: fifty, 50, l]
      n 1: the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five
           [syn: fifty, 50, L]
      2: a United States bill worth 50 dollars [syn: fifty dollar
         bill, fifty]

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Fifty-Six, AR -- U.S. city in Arkansas
     Population (2000):    163
     Housing Units (2000): 87
     Land area (2000):     2.061415 sq. miles (5.339040 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.003936 sq. miles (0.010194 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.065351 sq. miles (5.349234 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            23680
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             35.960474 N, 92.230072 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Fifty-Six, AR
      Fifty-Six
      Fifty, AR
      Fifty
  

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org