eighty-two eighty-two

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being two more than eighty

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Eight hundred and eighty-two billion from Medicare alone.
  2. One hundred and eighty-two soldiers and two officers had been charged with taking some $200,000 in black market cigarets alone.

News

  1. More than 275 cats and kittens at BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions

    Eighty-two cats and kittens were taken to BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions Tuesday, June 4, bringing the grand total to more than 275 felines at the facility. Of the 82 cats that entered BARC, 29 of
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Lake Houston Observer

  2. Spokane, WA, Pilot Back In The Air For A Final Flight

    Eighty-Two-Year-Old Pilot Flies A 172 Again After 25 Years As a young surgical supplies salesman for Boise, ID-based Intermountain Surgical Center Myrl Hoefer determined that the most efficient way to serve his customers around the state was to purchase a Cessna 172 and fly it himself. He bought his airplane for around $14,000.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network

  3. Hampshire alumni gather for yearly get-together

    HAMPSHIRE — Eighty-two Hampshire High School alumni came to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 13N535 French Road, on Saturday for their third annual joint reunion. Hampshire resident Lowell “Whitey” Reiser served as the 2013 reunion chairman. Other alumni who helped run this year’s reunion included: Hampshire couple Dale and Jackie Melms; Jim Dickson of Neenah, Wis.; Hampshire couple Charles and ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Courier News

Quotes

  1. "My chance of surviving prostate cancer - and thank God I was cured of it - in the United States? Eighty-two percent," says Rudy Giuliani in a new radio ad attacking Democratic plans for universal health care. "My chances of surviving...
    on Nov 2, 2007 By: Rudy Giuliani Source: New York Times

  2. "Eighty-two games, you can't score a power play goal in every game," Petr Sykora said. "We've got to start a new streak."
    on Nov 7, 2007 By: Petr Sykora Source: ESPN

  3. "Eighty-two percent of all our wounded have extremity injuries, 30 percent have wounds to the head and the face, and 6 percent have severe burns," Schoomaker explained. "The new institute will work to develop techniques that will help make...
    on May 1, 2008 By: Peter Schoomaker Source: FOXNews

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