forty-second forty-second

Definition(s):

  • (adj) the ordinal number of forty-two in counting order

News

  • Best Windows 8 apps this week

    Forty-second in a series. If you thought that last week's application growth was bad, you may be even more disappointed this week as it took another dive. Only 613 new apps were published this week, down another 117 apps from last week's weak performance. The total app count rose to 79,130 apps this week, with 61,062 of them free to install and 18,068 commercial. Free apps grew by 537 apps this ...
    on August 16, 2013     Source: BetaNews

Quotes

  1. "People wanted to go to clubs or parties," writes Liza Minnelli, who came to New York in 1961, "I just wanted to go to Sardi's but I didn't have a dime. I lived in some bell bottoms and a pea coat I bought from a place on Forty-Second...
    on May 26, 2010 By: Liza Minnelli Source: Kansas City Star

  2. The book fondly evokes a New York that no longer exists: "The city was a real city, shifty and sexual," Smith writes. "I was lightly jostled by small herds of flushed young sailors looking for action on Forty-second street, with its rows of...
    on Jan 15, 2010 By: Patti Smith Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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