ninety-six ninety-six

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being six more than ninety

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Two hundred ninety-six paintings and statues by such famed artists as Gifford Beal.

News

  • Dozens at S.C. school test positive for TB

    Nearly 60 people at a South Carolina primary school have tested positive for tuberculosis. According the The State newspaper in Columbia, the health department first learned about the potential cases in the town of Ninety-Six back in March. Fifty-eight people, including eight children, have the bacteria but are not sick. The state health department said they were infected by a school employee ...
    on June 5, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

Quotes

  1. "Ninety-six percent of our scoring came from freshmen and sophomores," Floyd said. "We have a lot to look forward to."
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: Tim Floyd Source: OCRegister

  2. "Ninety-six was the first time I watched the Olympics," said Catchings, who at the time was entering her senior year at Duncanville. "Lisa Leslie, Dawn Staley and Sheryl Swoopes were the three that made me think, 'Oh, if I ever got to be on...
    on Aug 23, 2008 By: Tamika Catchings Source: Dallas Morning News

  3. Asked if he'd seen anything like this in all his years in baseball, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said, "Not as a manager, not as a coach, not as a player, so I guess not. Ninety-six wins, that's a division title right there."
    on Oct 1, 2006 By: Ron Gardenhire Source: USA Today

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