ninety-eight ninety-eight

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being eight more than ninety

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Nineteen ninety-eight was the year Linux came into its own.
  2. Nineteen ninety-eight came first to Sydney, fifteen hours ahead of New York's falling apple; Auld Lang Syne came in on bagpipes and the pyrotechnics fell in sheets of gold.
  3. A dollar ninety-eight, I would say.

News

  • Dedication held for home for abuse victims

    A new place in Goshen for families who are victims of abuse held a dedication Saturday. "The Little House that Ben Built" is almost ninety-eight percent completed.Ben Roth took his own life four years
    on June 23, 2013     Source: FOX 28 South Bend

Quotes

  1. "Ninety-eight percent of the guys in the big leagues would fly out to left field on that," Beckett said, "but he's strong, and you can't leave a pitch up to him like that."
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Josh Beckett Source: Tampa Tribune

  2. "Ninety-eight percent of that is under the radar screen in terms of any political tension," says professor Jeffrey Garten, an expert in international trade and finances at Yale School of Management.
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: Jeffrey E Garten Source: RedOrbit

  3. George Osborne, the shadow chancellor, said: "This new analysis reveals that the biggest victims of Gordon Brown's death tax could be in the poorer half of households. We thought that ninety-eight per cent tax rates were a relic of the 1970s yet it...
    on Feb 11, 2010 By: George Osborne Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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