eighty-one eighty-one

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being one more than eighty

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • One hundred and eighty-one years ago, in the fall of 1827, a group of mechanics met in the shadow of Independence Hall to form what they called the Mechanics Union of Trade .

News

  • Tai Chi & Body-Mind Practices Level 1

    Studies have shown the effectiveness of Tai Chi in improving overall well-being, easing chronic disease conditions and preventing falls. Level I emphasizes a twenty-seven movement Tai Chi short form, with exercises from Bagua, Xingyi, Qigong, Yoga and Meditation included. Level II presents an eighty-one movement intermediate form. Both levels are adapted to ensure balanced development of body ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

Quotes

  1. "He twice read the Encyclopedia Britannica from cover to cover, from A to Z," Reid added. "He was the only American to earn his law degree while serving as a member of Congress." "Four thousand, eighty-one American soldiers have died....
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Harry Reid Source: NewsOK.com

  2. "Eighty-one matches is an amazing series," Federer said. "I have a lot of respect for him."
    on May 20, 2006 By: Roger Federer Source: 940 News

  3. "Eighty-one films as a leading lady for over 15 years - I journeyed from girlhood to womanhood through them," said Aman. "But away from the camera too, life has been fulfilling."
    on Sep 28, 2006 By: Zeenat Aman Source: International Herald Tribune

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