Examples of sixty in a Sentence
He retired when he was in his sixties.
Recent Examples of sixty from the Web
Get a sixties vibe and get mellow at Caffe Lena (caffelena.org).
According to WWD, the sixties style getup was a custom-made by Michael Costello.
A huge question that sixties feminism failed to answer had to do with sex: Could a healthy heterosexual libido be reconciled with good movement politics?
According to a recent statistic from the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance, nearly a quarter of all applicants in their sixties were declined because of their medical conditions.
BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities are investigating a Boone County house fire that killed a woman in her mid-sixties Tuesday night, Fox59 reported.
In the sixties, the U.S. government ran a secret project to look for gold in the oddest places: seawater, meteorites, plants, even deer antlers.
Sixty minutes into the match, the Jacksonville offense finally started to test the Orange and Blue defense, but to no avail.
Nearly everything is served with generous sides of a seemingly-endless supply of Maggi ketchup, washed-ashore from an Indian tanker in the late sixties.
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Origin and Etymology of sixty
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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