Usage examples for fifty

  1. He was not yet an old man, being then about fifty- five; but he was a very rich man. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  2. He was without a hat, and his eyes looked fifty ways at once. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  3. " Only fifty thousand dollars? – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  4. The first six miles had taken me nearly fifty minutes. – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  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. 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
  7. How strange it must be, said the girl, fifty years old! – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  8. " Why, I am fifty years old now, and yet I am young! – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  9. You see interest on a thousand is only fifty dollars a year, and that- That's nonsense! – Undertow by Kathleen Norris
  10. 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
  11. I shall buy me better out of his fifty pistoles. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  12. I've been an 'agin- er' for fifty years. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  13. 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)
  14. Shall I make it out for a hundred and fifty dollars? – The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt
  15. Five thousand, fifty thousand, my dear! – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  16. John Mackenzie, worth twenty thousand, or fifty thousand sheep. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  17. Perhaps I can raise fifty dollars more to- morrow morning. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  18. Of all times of all days of all his fifty- six years of life, now? – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  19. Why not say fifty? – Six Plays by Florence Henrietta Darwin