ninety

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈnaɪnti/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈnaɪnti/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(nīntē)


Inflections of 'ninety' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": nineties
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ninety

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [greater, less, more] than ninety
  2. [about, almost, approximately] ninety
  3. ninety and a [half, quarter]
  4. ninety [divided, multiplied] by [ten]
  5. ninety to the power of [four]
  6. started [learning, playing] at the age of ninety
  7. is in her nineties
  8. has great [hearing, health] for being ninety
  9. has great [hearing] for being in her nineties
  10. ninety of them are in [Los Angeles, London]
  11. only ninety [remain, passed, survived]
  12. only ninety [turned, showed] up
  13. fined for [going, driving] over ninety
  14. is ninety in [Greek, Arabic, Latin]
  15. got ninety on the [test, exam]
  16. was [popular, cool, trendy] in the nineties
  17. [music, fashion, video games] from the nineties
  18. ninety out of [a, every] hundred (people)
adj
  1. ninety [miles, dollars, times, percent]
  2. ninety [seconds, minutes, days, years]
  3. takes ninety minutes to [get there, complete, finish]
  4. the [movie, play, seminar] lasts ninety minutes
  5. the [score, result, tally] after ninety minutes
  6. a [service, flight, connection] every ninety minutes
  7. a ninety-minute [wait, session, presentation]
  8. [payment, invoice, billing] terms of ninety days
  9. the [client, customer] is on ninety-day terms
  10. the [cellphone, watch, sneakers] cost me ninety dollars
  11. over ninety degrees in [summer, August, the shade]
  12. ninety percent of (all)
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