Examples of sixty in a Sentence
He retired when he was in his sixties.
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La La Land was initially met with resistance from studios—a throwback to the Technicolor musicals of the fifties and sixties?—which insisted on total compromise, from the opening number to the melancholy ending.
In those days, the sixties, the fascists ruled Argentina; Hitler's picture could be seen everywhere.
Didion has been famous (not just writer-famous but famous-famous) since the late sixties, yet celebrity has never diminished her literary credibility or influence.
Back in the early sixties, California was a punchline for smog jokes.
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From the sixties onward, Russell was the largest manufacturer of athletic apparel and uniforms in the U.S.
In those days, the sixties, the fascists ruled Argentina
In town for the shows, the Fetish singer hit a party in Manhattan last night with a fresh spin on the one decade that no starlet can resist: The sixties.
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Origin and Etymology of sixty
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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