forty-four forty-four

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being four more than forty

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But thanks to the hard work of caring parents, innovative educators, and some very committed students, all forty-four seniors of this year's class were accepted to more than .
  2. Also acknowledges some racism in America, "but I am totally convinced that 99 and forty-four one-hundredths percent of Americans are going to make the decision based on who is best .
  3. A comment, from my colleague and PTI movie critic Richard Corliss, re the line about forty-four Americans having taken the Presidential oath: "No, 43.

News

  1. 44 people arrested, booked Thursday into Polk County

    Forty-four people were arrested and booked into the Polk County Jail Thursday, jail logs show.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  2. Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office graduates 44 inmates from 2013 re-entry program

    Forty-four Orleans Parish inmates, for years denied almost all close contact with family members, sat just feet away from parents and other relatives waiting to congratulate them Thursday. The occasion: The 23rd class was graduating from the Sheriff's Office's Re-entry...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. NH woman unharmed in Vt. deer-car crash

    A driver is unharmed after she collided with a deer on Interstate 91 in Brattleboro, Vt. Forty-four-year-old Ronda Hathorn of Enfield, N.H., tried to brake to avoid the deer on southbound I-91, but her left front bumper/fender area struck it about 7 a.m. Thursday. The deer didn't survive. Late Wednesday, a car driven by 57-year-old David Paquette of Middlebury collided with a bear on U.S. Route ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WPTZ Burlington

Quotes

  1. "It was guys making shots," Martin said. "Forty-four assists, it's hard to beat a team when they have that many assists. To score 168 points at this level is unheard of, and 84 points in both halves is just crazy."
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Kenyon Martin Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. Of his feelings following last night's championship victory, Fabregas added: "This the best day of my life as a football player." "I don't think we're conscious yet of what we have achieved. Forty-four years later we did it again."...
    on Jun 29, 2008 By: Cesc Fabregas Source: WalesOnline

  3. In the second paragraph of his inaugural address, Obama said, "Forty-four Americans have now taken the presidential oath."
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: The Miami Herald

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