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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The time of life between 50 and 60; The decade from 1950 to 1959.

Usage examples (34)
  • Another reason we are so down on the fifties is our reverence for the sixties.
  • One year I went with a GI that had twin fifties on a 20 ft john boat.
  • The staccato of the turrets 'twin fifties vibrated throughout the airplane.
  • The curb-side service developed in the fifties is still an important part of their customer service today. for more
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