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Meaning of ninety by Wiktionary Dictionary

ninety


    Cardinal numeral

    ninety

    1. The cardinal number occurring after eighty-nine and before ninety-one, represented in Roman numerals as XC and in Arabic numerals as 90 .

    Synonyms

    • Arabic numerals: 90
    • Roman numerals: XC

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Explanation of ninety by Wordnet Dictionary

ninety


    Adjective
    1. being ten more than eighty

    Noun
    1. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine



    Definition of ninety by GCIDE Dictionary

    ninety


    1. Ninety a. [See Nine, and cf. Forty.] Nine times ten; eighty-nine and one more; as, “ninety men”.

    2. Ninety, n.; pl. Nineties
      1. The sum of nine times ten; the number greater by a unit than eighty-nine; ninety units or objects.

      2. A symbol representing ninety units, as 90 or xc.