Definition of Seventy-six

1. Adjective. Being six more than seventy.

Exact synonyms: 76, Lxxvi
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Definition of Seventy-six

1. Cardinal numeral. The cardinal number immediately following seventy-five and preceding seventy-seven. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Seventy-six

seventy-eighth
seventy-fifth
seventy-first
seventy-firsts
seventy-five
seventy-four
seventy-fours
seventy-fourth
seventy-nine
seventy-ninth
seventy-one
seventy-oneth
seventy-second
seventy-seven
seventy-seventh
seventy-six (current term)
seventy-sixth
seventy-third
seventy-three
seventy-two
seventyfold
seventyish
seventysomething
sever
severabilities
severability
severable
severable contract
several

Literary usage of Seventy-six

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1. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative by Richard Henry Dana (1911)
"... seventy-six YEARS AFTER BY THE AUTHOR'S SON IN the preceding chapter, my father contrasted the solitary bay of San Francisco in 1835, its one, ..."

2. Pennsylvania Archives by Pennsylvania Dept. of Public Instruction, Pennsylvania State Library (1902)
"Edwin P. Skerrett had Three thousand eight hundred and seventy six votes, 3876 Jesse Barnes had Three thousand eight hundred and seventy six votes, ..."

3. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1888)
"... and that the sum of thirteen thousand four hundred and seventy-six ^Д dollars was paid thereon by property owners, and a warrant for three thousand two ..."

4. The Atlantic Monthly by Making of America Project (1865)
"ON BOARD THE seventy-six. [Written for Bryant's Seventieth Birthday.] OUR ship lay tumbling in an angry sea, Her rudder gone, her mainmast o'er the side ..."

5. Colonial Records of Pennsylvania by Samuel Hazard (1853)
"... north seventy-six degrees and a half west seventy-four perches, north eighty-two degrees west thirty-three perches, north seventy-six degrees west ..."

6. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1906)
"... and referred to an annexed plat of land, which was described in the grant as a "tract or parcel of land containing nine hundred and seventy-six acres, ..."

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