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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The time of life between 40 and 50; The decade from 1940 to 1949.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : His office is in the West forties. Her parents are in their forties. The temperature will be in the forties
  • A woman in her forties is a victim of a suicide bombing at a Jerusalem market.
  • Sellers, in his late forties, is young for his rank.
  • Cliff Joyner, in his early forties, is from North Carolina. for more
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