sixty-six

1 of 3

adjective

: being one more than 65 in number
sixty-six years
see Table of Numbers

sixty-six

2 of 3

pronoun, plural in construction

"
: 66 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
sixty-six are here
sixty-six were found

sixty-six

3 of 3

noun

"
1
: six and 60 : three times 22 : six times 11
2
a
: 66 units or objects
a total of sixty-six
b
: a group or set of 66
3
: the numeral quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 66
4
: the 66th in a set or series
5
: a two-hand card game played with a 24-card pack in which the object is to score 66 of a possible 130 points

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“Sixty-six.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sixty-six. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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