What is another word for seventy?

Pronunciation: [sˈɛvənti] (IPA)

Seventy is a cardinal number that represents the quantity that is ten times greater than seven. It is commonly used to describe a specific amount or to indicate a specific age. There are a few synonyms for this number, such as "three score and ten" or "threescore." Both these phrases refer to the number 70 and are expressions that are used in the English language to describe 70 years of age. Other synonyms for seventy may include four score and ten, septuagenarian, or LXX. These synonyms can be used interchangeably to convey the same meaning in different contexts.

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  • Equivalence

    • Cardinal number
      70, 70S.
    • Adjective
      70.
    • Noun, singular or mass
      70.
    • Verb, gerund or present participle
      70.
  • Independent

    • Cardinal number
      sixty, 60, 1970s, 170, 700, -70.
    • Adjective
      70th.
  • Other Related

    • Noun, singular or mass
      seven.

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Usage examples for Seventy

Though over seventy he had shown the energy and endurance of a man in his prime joined to the wisdom and experience of a life spent in public service and the study of history.
"A History of the Third French Republic"
C. H. C. Wright
And he replied: "At least seventy."
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
On March 7 we began a straight run to the Polar sea, a distance of one hundred and seventy miles.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

Famous quotes with Seventy

  • When you are forty, half of you belongs to the past... And when you are seventy, nearly all of you.
    Jean Anouilh
  • But when I disappeared, it sort of pissed me off, that guys get to go on being sexual until they're seventy or eighty, and we disappear at forty-five or fifty.
    Candice Bergen
  • Contrasting sharply, in the developing countries represented by India, Pakistan, and most of the countries in Asia and Africa, seventy to eighty percent of the population is engaged in agriculture, mostly at the subsistence level.
    Norman Borlaug
  • It bothers me that I won't live to see the end of the century, because, when I was young, in St. Louis, I remember saying to Marilyn, my sister by adoption, that that was how long I wanted to live: seventy years.
    Harold Brodkey
  • For me to go back and to play for audiences some of whom have been following me for thirty years and some who have found me in the last five or six years, that's really an interesting thing. I have an audience that goes from kids to seventy year olds.
    David Cassidy

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