fifty-four fifty-four

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being four more than fifty

Synonym(s)

liv

Usage(s):

  1. Tonight, after fifty-four hard-fought contests, our primary season has finally come to an end.
  2. THE page leaves in the calendar will be turned fifty-four times before the Democrats can take control of the machinery of Congress.

News

  1. Letter: Town rules don't apply: Lawsuits of convenience

    After reading about the recent brouhaha at the Town Council , I realize that Mr. Williams has opened whole new vistas that longtime residents like me never thought of: Imagine! Fifty-four years of conforming to town rules, when I could have threatened a lawsuit if I didn't get my way.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The New Canaan News

  2. NEW TIME POLL: Support for the Leaker—and His Prosecution

    More than half of Americans approve of a former intelligence contractor’s decision to leak classified details of sprawling government surveillance programs, according to the results of a new TIME poll. Fifty-four percent of respondents said the leaker, Edward Snowden, 29, did a “good thing” in releasing information about the government programs, which collect phone, email, and Internet search ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Swampland

  3. The New Business Of Business: Evolution Of Culture And The Survival Of Humankind

    Dr. Ervin László is Founder and President of The Club of Budapest, Chancellor of the Giordano Bruno University, Co-founder and Director of the Ervin László Center for Advanced Study, Member of the Hungarian Academy of Science, Fellow of the World Academy of Arts and Sciences, Member of the International Academy of Philosophy of Science, and the author or co-author of fifty-four books. He ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Forbes

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