nineteen nineteen  /ˈnaɪn ˈtin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one
  2. (adj) being one more than eighteen

Synonym(s)

xix, 19

Usage(s):

  • Before joining Senator Obama in December 2004, he was chief of staff to former Senate Democratic Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) for nineteen years.

News

  1. Teenaged amateur Kim in top 10 at U.S. Open

    By Larry Fine ARDMORE, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Nineteen-year-old amateur Michael Kim looked at the scoreboard at Merion's 15th green on Saturday and smiled at the sight of his name listed two strokes from the lead in the third round of the U.S. Open. South Korea-born Kim, a University of California, Berkeley student and winner of the Jack Nicklaus award as top U.S. college golfer, said it was ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Golf-Teenaged amateur Kim in top 10 at U.S. Open

    By Larry Fine ARDMORE, Pennsylvania, June 15 (Reuters) - Nineteen-year-old amateur Michael Kim looked at the scoreboard at Merion's 15th green on Saturday and smiled at the sight of his name listed two strokes from the lead in the third round of the U.S. Open. South Korea-born Kim, a University of California, Berkeley student and winner of the Jack Nicklaus award as top U.S. college golfer, said ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. ‘Nineteen Eighty-Four’ Sales Spike Amid Surveillance Disclosures

    Big Brother is having a moment, as sales of "Nineteen Eighty-Four" spike amid disclosures of far-reaching American surveillance programs.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Wall Street Journal Blogs

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