## What is another word for ninety-nine?

Pronunciation: [nˈa͡ɪntinˈa͡ɪn] (IPA)

There are several different ways to refer to the number ninety-nine, whether you're counting, discussing an age, or referring to a specific amount. Some possible synonyms for the number ninety-nine include 99, XCIX (in Roman numerals), quasi centenarian (referring to someone almost 100 years old), a double-digit number closer to 100 than 90, or the penultimate number before 100. In certain contexts, you might also use terms like nearly 100, just shy of a century, or a stone's throw away from the next century. Whatever the phrasing, the number ninety-nine is always close to a major milestone, and often represents a waiting period or a final hurdle to overcome.

# Synonyms for Ninety-nine:

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## What are the paraphrases for Ninety-nine?

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• ### Equivalence

• Cardinal number
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## What are the hypernyms for Ninety-nine?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

# What are the opposite words for ninety-nine?

Ninety-nine is a cardinal number that means nine tens and nine units. Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings to another word. The antonyms for ninety-nine include one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, and ten. These are all numbers that have different values and can never equal ninety-nine. Additionally, other words that can be antonyms for ninety-nine include zero, null, and nothing. These words represent the absence of value or quantity and are opposite to ninety-nine, which represents a specific numerical value. Knowing the antonyms of words can help in improving vocabulary and overall communication skills.

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## Famous quotes with Ninety-nine

• Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Thomas A. Edison
• Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it.
William Feather
• Young men of this class never do anything for themselves that they can get other people to do for them, and it is the infatuation, the devotion, the superstition of others that keeps them going. These others in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred are women.
Henry James
• All my experience of the world teaches me that in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, the safe and just side of a question is the generous and merciful side.
Anna Jameson
• One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Peter Marshall

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