Definitions of 40

  1. being ten more than thirty

Usage examples for 40

  1. 40, when the orange harvest has been a poor one. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  2. One hundred and sixty acres were sold to each family, at a price of from $ 40 to $ 50 an acre. – A Stake in the Land by Peter Alexander Speek
  3. At 10: 40 both were on the rocks. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  4. From 30 unto 40, A mother of many boys and girls. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  5. This they did with such success that Vologaeses offered Vespasian 40, 000 cavalry. – Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
  6. This was 12, 672 more than during the preceding year, and 40 per cent of those who passed the examinations. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. 677 7 ,, 2. 40 p. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  8. 40 on the nail and Rs. – Tales of Bengal by S. B. Banerjea
  9. Take away from the transaction the character of a bargain, and even $ 40, 000 will do. – Autobiography of a Pocket-Hankerchief by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. We were getting closer all the time and then they changed the total to 40 missions. – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  11. 40: 7, 8. 7. What is the first promise of the new covenant? – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  12. His presence on the field made a difference of 40, 000 men." – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  13. The most important news was contained in a telephone message received at 9. 40 p. – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  14. House had told me he wished to submit this proposition to his international law experts, I came as usual to his office about 9. 40, and Mr. Auchincloss was on his way to the President with his proposal, the Auchincloss- Miller proposal, as Col. – The Bullitt Mission to Russia by William C. Bullitt
  15. March 8, 1912. 10. 40 P. M. The investigator counted 5 inmates. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  16. This day I paid Godfrey's debt of 40 and odd pounds. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  17. 40. There was a river Acheron in Elis. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant
  18. The regular stipulated fare of all these vehicles is at present 30 sous a course, and the same for every hour after the first, which is fixed at 40 sous. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  19. Now, then, if ye sell $ 40, 000. 00 worth of goods next year, ye will make a net profit of five per cent. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  20. On the other hand, about 40 " heathen" were met along the road. – The Aboriginal Population of Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, California by S. F. Cook