mid-nineties mid-nineties

Definition(s):

  • (n) the time of life between 90 and 100

Usage(s):

  1. By the mid-nineties marijuana had once again become a popular recreational drug.
  2. But he knows the Taliban he organized it in the mid-nineties.
  3. Black, by contrast, reportedly learned to play guitar from the other member of Tenacious D, Kyle Gass, when the duo formed in the mid-nineties, after roughly a decade as an actor.

News

  1. Ethan Embry Isn’t Quite Sure What Can’t Hardly Wait Is About

    Finally, Ethan Embry's mid-nineties grin has been explained by the man himself: He was "super stoned." In an interview with VH1 Celebrity, Embry recalls being so "altered" on set that co-star Jennifer Love Hewitt left him a basket of breath mints before their big kiss scene: "[I] probably smelled like ... More »
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Vulture

  2. 10 Women Escape Burning Limousine In Walnut Creek

    A group of 10 women -- many in their mid-nineties -- escaped from a burning limousine in Walnut Creek Sunday thanks to some quick-acting caregivers.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS San Francisco

Quotes

  1. "I find the idea of coaching them [Italy] very attractive. In some ways it is very similar to the coaching jobs I did at False Bay and at Boland in the mid-nineties. Both those teams were underdogs without many expectations and I think we managed to...
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: Nick Mallett Source: Planet Rugby

  2. "Doping was a part of cycling during the mid-nineties...... My alternative would have been to drive my bike into the garage and put an end to my career," wrote Hamburger, who won a stage of the Tour de France in 1994 and wore the leader's yellow...
    on Nov 7, 2007 By: Bo Hamburger Source: Reuters India

  3. "We just got our butts kicked, is the way I see it," said Chavez, smiling. "Those guys over there, they just keep coming. All those guys throwing in the mid-nineties out of the bullpen and the lineup. It's tough. They're a really good team....
    on Oct 11, 2006 By: Eric Chavez Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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