Usage examples for fifty

  1. How strange it must be, said the girl, fifty years old! – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  2. Of all times of all days of all his fifty- six years of life, now? – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  3. " Why, I am fifty years old now, and yet I am young! – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  4. John Mackenzie, worth twenty thousand, or fifty thousand sheep. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  5. It was while at work upon this that Verrocchio died, at the age of fifty- three. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  6. Five thousand, fifty thousand, my dear! – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  7. He was not yet an old man, being then about fifty- five; but he was a very rich man. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  8. Shall I make it out for a hundred and fifty dollars? – The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt
  9. I know a way to get two hundred and fifty dollars and that's more money than we'd ever make in this old place. – Pee-wee Harris by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  10. I'm to have a hundred and fifty from the office; and I should be ready to marry on that to- morrow." – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  11. Why not say fifty? – Six Plays by Florence Henrietta Darwin
  12. That is to say, fifty times what he'd put in for. – And All the Earth a Grave by Carroll M. Capps (AKA C.C. MacApp)
  13. Perhaps I can raise fifty dollars more to- morrow morning. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  14. I shall buy me better out of his fifty pistoles. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  15. You see interest on a thousand is only fifty dollars a year, and that- That's nonsense! – Undertow by Kathleen Norris
  16. I've been an 'agin- er' for fifty years. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  17. The first six miles had taken me nearly fifty minutes. – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  18. He was without a hat, and his eyes looked fifty ways at once. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson