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Definitions of 57

  1. being seven more than fifty
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Antonyms for 57

ordinal.

Quotes of 57

  1. At 57 to have a No. 1 album, I wasn't expecting it. – Jimmy Buffett
  2. We have lost one shuttle for every 57 flights and that is not a good ratio. I do believe we need to continue space flights, but maybe we can follow the example of the Russians and use unmanned vehicles to transport hardware into space. – Lincoln Davis
  3. One of the most important things that I have learned in my 57 years is that life is all about choices. On every journey you take, you face choices. At every fork in the road, you make a choice. And it is those decisions that shape our lives. – Mike DeWine
  4. Fully 57 percent of American college students are women. Life insurance companies sell more policies to women than to men. As women continue to draw on experience and education, they're accelerating their numbers in upper management, too. – Suzanne Fields
  5. Because, you know, it's never a hard work when you enjoy yourself. Look, I've been here since 57 years, and I don't have to explain why I've stayed so long. I always enjoyed it. – John Hench
  6. It was a requirement by the veterans to list the 57 000 names. We're reaching a time that we'll acknowledge the individual in a war on a national level. – Maya Lin
  7. Over the last 15 months, we've traveled to every corner of the United States. I've now been in 57 states? I think one left to go. – Barack Obama
  8. Most of the people who get off at our exit get off by mistake. They thought it was Exit 57 – Tom Perkins

Usage examples for 57

  1. 57 and 58 upon the subject of bevel- wheels. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. 57 This I take to be bad English. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. 57 Weld's, 60; Clark's, 49. The first of these gentlemen argues, that, " Since a noun or pronoun, used independently, cannot at the same time be employed as 'the subject of a verb, ' there is a manifest impropriety in regarding it as a nominative." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  4. 57 Catclaws and whirlwind.............................. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  5. 57 Hebrew adds poor. – Jeremiah by George Adam Smith
  6. New Jersey: migrations to, 39, 56- 57 139; migrations to Newark, 56- 58; return of migrants to South from, 139; housing, 139- 140; wages, 140; legislation, 141; effects of migrations, 141; welfare work, 139- 141. Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. – Negro Migration during the War by Emmett J. Scott
  7. Oratores et Rhetores 57 In octauo banco. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark
  8. 408- 16, 451- 57 in reserves, 147, 180- 81, 324- 28. Gold mining camps, high prices in, 220, n. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  9. 57 No ships sailed for Asia in that time, nor was a tyrant established among the Greeks, nor was a Greek city enslaved by the barbarians. – The Orations of Lysias by Lysias
  10. 52, 57 Knyghton, p. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  11. Pop 4, 656, 629; 57 p. – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  12. A Word in a Double Capacity 57 Do not use a verb, conjunction, preposition, or noun in a double capacity when one of the uses is ungrammatical. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  13. Summe of ships 57 Summe of the men 1187. and 57 Garcions. – The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation, v. 1, Northern Europe by Richard Hakluyt
  14. In 57 of these districts the candidate who, at the first ballot, had received the largest number of votes was elected at the second ballot. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  15. 57 The revolt of Civilis was soon to break out. – Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
  16. A fragment of a Crucifixion resembling No. 57 in the Accademia. – Great Masters in Painting: Perugino by George C. Williamson
  17. Page 57 In the merry month of May." – Lyrics from the Song-Books of the Elizabethan Age by Various
  18. 57 What language however the Pelasgians used to speak I am not able with certainty to say. – The History Of Herodotus Volume 1(of 2) by Herodotus
  19. 57 The Golden Bird In the olden time there was a king, who had behind his palace a beautiful pleasure- garden in which there was a tree that bore golden apples. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers