eighty-seven eighty-seven


  • (adj) being seven more than eighty



  1. I am eighty-seven years old and have to walk with a cane.
  2. Then she goes to work and she takes care of an eighty-seven-year-old amputee.


  • Dietze closing downtown Lincoln store after 87 years

    Eighty-seven years ago, August Dietze, a suddenly unemployed musician, opened a store on O Street that carried sheet music and sold and repaired instruments.
    on July 8, 2013     Source: The Beatrice Daily Sun


  1. "Eighty-seven workers are out of a job because a company could not afford a large recall - recall insurance should not be an option," said Brown, whose legislation would require coverage so distributors can cover recall costs.
    on Oct 6, 2007 By: Sherrod Brown Source: Forbes

  2. "Eighty-seven percent of children between 8 and 17 years of age play video or computer games and about 60 percent list their favorite games as rated M for Mature, which are games designed for adults," Yee said. "It is vitally important that...
    on Nov 27, 2007 By: Leland Yee Source: Escapist Magazine

  3. "Eighty-seven per cent of this year's increase goes right into our business risk management programs," including crop insurance, AgriStability and AgriInvest, Bjornerud added.
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Bob Bjornerud Source: Vancouver Sun

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