Definition of 'fifty'
Example sentences containing 'fifty'
What if there are fifty righteous people in the city?Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Secrets of the Soil (1990) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2009)
They contain fifty times more of it than the atmosphere.Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (2007)
Fifty girls aged ten will be in her senior school this year.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)
It lists the symptoms fifty people with excessive anxiety experienced and the percentage who had each symptom.Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)
It follows that people who are really good at their jobs tend to be somewhere between their early forties and fifties.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Fifty thousand is just a detail.The Complete Stories Volume 2 (1995)
We are in our early fifties.The Sun (2013) Emma (1815) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Glitter make-up worn subtly on the lips or cheeks can make women in their forties and fifties look younger.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
They have been known for about fifty years and look quite different from any other pollen, fossil or modern.EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)
Forty or fifty years ago, such a wish would have been destined to remain merely an unfulfilled fantasy for the average person.The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)
A bad problem or a great hope required an especially heavy candle and weights could reach fifty or sixty pounds or more.Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)
I finished third again, despite hitting my mount at least fifty five times in the finishing straight.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
He uses a wide range of these pastel paints and although I didn't count them there must have been forty or fifty colours.Improve Your Landscape Painting
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Translations for 'fifty'
British English: fifty /ˈfɪftɪ/ NUMBER
Fifty is the number 50.
Fifty is the number 50.
- Arabic: خَمْسُون
- Brazilian Portuguese: cinquenta
- Chinese: 五十
- Croatian: pedeset
- Czech: padesát
- Danish: halvtreds
- Dutch: vijftig
- European Spanish: cincuenta
- Finnish: viisikymmentä
- French: cinquante
- German: fünfzig
- Greek: πενήντα
- Italian: cinquanta
- Japanese: 五十
- Korean: 50
- Norwegian: femti
- Polish: pięćdziesiąt
- Portuguese: cinquenta
- Romanian: cincizeci
- Russian: пятьдесят
- Spanish: cincuenta
- Swedish: femtio
- Thai: ห้าสิบ
- Turkish: elli
- Ukrainian: п'ятдесят
- Vietnamese: năm mươi
Definition of fifty from the Collins English Dictionary