forty-seventh forty-seventh

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  • Author Cabell's forty-seventh book is remarkable chiefly as a reminder of how American highbrow taste has changed over three decades.

News

  • Best Windows 8 apps this week

    Forty-seventh in a series. The overall application growth in the US Windows Store continues to remain under the 1,000 app mark. While that is usually a cause for concern in regards to the platform as a whole, this week has seen the release of a remarkable number of quality apps which is reflected below. A total of 82,641 apps were listed in Windows Store at the time of writing, an increase of ...
    on September 20, 2013     Source: BetaNews

Quotes

  • "That is a welcome fit for a queen," said bejeweled host Queen Latifah, decked out in a (royal) red dress, as she entered to strong applause. "It is not only the forty-seventh year of the Grammys, but also the fiftieth birthday of rock &...
    on Feb 14, 2005 By: Queen Latifah Source: Rolling Stone

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