fifty-three fifty-three

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being three more than fifty

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • One hundred fifty-three city newspapers from Manhattan to Seattle had asked their readers such forthright questions as: "Do you believe in God?" "Do you think that religion in .

News

  1. Task force charges 4 on drug charges

    Four people are facing felony drug charges in connection with an alleged heroin distribution ring in northern Vermont. The Vermont Drug Task Force Police says the four were arrested Friday in connection with the June 6 seizure of 540 bags of heroin police say were being brought from southern New England to Vermont to be distributed. Fifty-three-year-old Deborah Clark, 27-year-old Dillon Garand ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WPTZ Burlington

  2. Photo Gallery: Hartford High School Graduation

    One-hundred fifty-three graduating seniors received their diplomas during Hartford High School’s commencement in White River Junction, Vt., on June 14, 2013.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Valley News

Quotes

  1. "Our (run defense) was awesome," Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said. "Fifty-three yards rushing for an Air Force team? That says it all. There's no further explanation needed."
    on Sep 20, 2008 By: Kyle Whittingham Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I was certainly astounded by how little honour and memory was given to the people who died in the SIEV-X compared with other tragedies like the Bali bombings or the World Trade Centre," Mr Biddulph told AAP. "Three hundred and fifty-three is...
    on Sep 1, 2007 By: Steve Biddulph Source: Brisbane Times

  3. "Fifty-three percent is not acceptable," Greuel said at a City Hall news conference.
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Wendy Greuel Source: Contra Costa Times

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