Definition of 'sixty'
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She sang until the age of sixty. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003) Fifty to sixty percent moisture by weight is required for proper fermentation. Secrets of the Soil (1990)Men last to their fifties and women to their early sixties. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Twice in sixty seconds he steered headers goalwards. The Sun (2007)We are sixty miles out to sea in a tall ship we are sailing. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)Anyone reaching the age of sixty was killed out of hand. Caves and Cave Life (1993)There's one man who grows sixty thousand acres of wheat alone! Secrets of the Soil (1990)One can no longer expect that the organization for which one works at age thirty will still be around when one reaches age sixty. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)I like the idea of becoming a great leader in sixty seconds. Christianity Today (2000)Divide into pairs, and tell each other a true story about yourself which typifies you in sixty seconds. Fools Rush In - A Call to Christian Clowning (1993)At last we come to the parables, and the task is to tell a biblical parable in sixty seconds. Fools Rush In - A Call to Christian Clowning (1993)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)Q My husband is in his early sixties and we have been married for five years. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Figures vary from a minimum of forty thousand to a maximum of sixty thousand who came from fifty different countries to fight against fascism in Spain. The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution and RevengeAs the train flew along, reaching sixty miles an hour at times, four hundred messages were sent. SIGNOR MARCONI'S MAGIC BOX: The invention that sparked the radio revolution (2003)
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Translations for 'sixty'
British English: sixty /ˈsɪkstɪ/ NUMBER
Sixty is the number 60.
- American English: sixty
- Arabic: سِتُّونُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sessenta
- Chinese: 六十
- Croatian: šezdeset
- Czech: šedesát
- Danish: tres
- Dutch: zestig
- European Spanish: sesenta
- Finnish: kuusikymmentä
- French: soixante
- German: sechzig
- Greek: εξήντα
- Italian: sessanta
- Japanese: 六十
- Korean: 60
- Norwegian: seksti
- Polish: sześćdziesiąt
- European Portuguese: sessenta
- Romanian: șaizeci
- Russian: шестьдесят
- Spanish: sesenta
- Swedish: sextio
- Thai: หกสิบ
- Turkish: altmış
- Ukrainian: шістдесят
- Vietnamese: sáu mươi
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