eighty-eight eighty-eight

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being eight more than eighty

Synonym(s)

News

  • All keyed up at Lincoln Center

    A quirky installation hit all the right notes at Lincoln Center yesterday. Eighty-eight whimsically decorated pianos that had been placed around the city the past few weeks were gathered in the center’s plaza for the day. The public event culminated with a two-minute evening performance of Bach’s “Prelude...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. "Eighty-eight Australians were killed in the Bali bombing and I'm delighted that he (Mohammed) is in Guantanamo Bay," Mr Downer told reporters. "I'm delighted that he's facing justice because people who aid and abet terrorists or who are...
    on Mar 15, 2007 By: Alexander Downer Source: The Age

  2. "Eighty-eight percent from the free-throw line," Nelson said. "I'm sure that (the Spurs) looked at our free-throw shooting percentage and thought that if they fouled us down at the end (of the game), they'd always have a chance to come back,...
    on Jan 15, 2008 By: Don Nelson Source: Inside Bay Area

  3. "Just to give you an idea of what that means," Hoyer said at his weekly briefing, "eighty-eight million acres is Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Delaware and most of Maryland is...
    on Jul 10, 2008 By: Steny Hoyer Source: PolitickerMD

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