ninty vs ninety : Common Errors in English

About ninty vs ninety

When you go from nine to ninety you do not drop the 'e'. And therefore it is ninety and not ninty. For example, if you write, 'I am ninetynine percent times right', your spellings are actually hundred percent right.

ninety Meaning(s)

  • (n) the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine
  • (s) being ten more than eighty

ninety in News

  1. Report says men more vulnerable to heat

    Ninety-degree temperatures are heating up parts of North Carolina. While all of the state's residents are feeling the effects of the warm weather, the Department of Health and Human services said men are particularly vulnerable to heat.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: News 14 Carolina

  2. International High School of New Orleans held its first graduation June 11

    Ninety nine students earn diplomas
    on June 12, 2013 Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. 90 Recruits Report to KSP Academy

    Ninety recruits have reported to the Kentucky State Police Academy to begin a 23-week training program.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: WBKO Bowling Green

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