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fifty-five

[fif-tee-fahyv] /ˈfɪf tiˈfaɪv/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 50 plus 5.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 55 or LV.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 55 in number.
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  • Although he was at that time only fifty-five years old he looked seventy and was worn out with much thinking and scheming.
  • He was ninety-five years old, of which he had spent fifty-five in the desert.
  • After fifty-five years of marriage they were still each other's best friend.
  • fifty-five of these sites are sized to accommodate larger rigs.
  • fifty-five tent sites are available with picnic tables, boating ramp and access to fishing.
  • fifty-five years after the movie's release, broken mortar and bullet-riddled facades are a dim memory.
  • Whatever the reason, your scores dipped to an average of fifty-five per cent.
  • Pat has her own business, a good one that's allowing her to retire at fifty-five.
  • Not one hundred per cent and not fifty-five per cent.
  • At the same time, ticket prices have stayed low, generally running from thirty-five to fifty-five dollars.

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