Antonyms for seventeen


Quotes of seventeen

  1. Since I was seventeen I thought I might be a star. I'd think about all my heroes, Charlie Parker, Jimi Hendrix... I had a romantic feeling about how these people became famous. – Jean-Michel Basquiat
  2. I know that I'm inadequate, but I never thought that at seventeen I thought I was doing the best I could. I thought I was being idealistic. – Eric Bogosian
  3. Oh, if I had been loved at the age of seventeen what an idiot I would be today. Happiness is like smallpox: if you catch it too soon, it can completely ruin your constitution. – Gustave Flaubert
  4. Each of the seventeen tribunals during a long period burned annually, on an average, ten miserable beings! – John Foxe
  5. I had seventeen No. 1 songs and I didn't see anything like that kind of money. – Mickey Gilley
  6. At seventeen I knew the end of a dream... I would never be a schoolboy again. – King Hussein
  7. I learned the truth at seventeen That love was meant for beauty queens, And high school girls with clear skinned smiles, Who married young and then retired. – Janis Ian
  8. It was very unusual, because normally the producer requests the test to determine whether they want to hire someone or not. Olivia was concerned about playing a seventeen year old. – Randal Kleiser
  9. When you are seventeen you aren't really serious. – Max Lerner
  10. I've been with Life now for seventeen years and I have written several articles for them and will be doing more writing and do at least two assignments a year besides my writing. – Gordon Parks
  11. I've made seventeen or eighteen films now, only two of which have been original screenplays, all the others have been based on short stories or novels, and I find the long short story ideal for adaptation. – Satyajit Ray
  12. I'd gone professional when I was about seventeen – Noel Redding
  13. But a girl of seventeen is not always thinking of books, especially in the Oxford summer term. – Mary A. Ward

Usage examples for seventeen

  1. At last they reached Number Seventeen – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  2. I was then a grown lad, nearly seventeen and full of energy. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  3. He's sixteen or seventeen – The Major by Ralph Connor
  4. Benedict had kept Lenhart for seventeen days. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  5. A poem of seventeen verses. – Life of Charles Dickens by Frank Marzials
  6. I'll tell you what she has done; she has made me put her up a set of them things at twelve, seventeen six! – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  7. " Seventeen next birthday, sir," I answered. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. I don't deny what may have been in old days before, but for a good seventeen year when I have gone off for a fling now and then, Rhoda has been the better for it, not I the worse. – The Unknown Sea by Clemence Housman
  9. The month was September, and the year seventeen fifteen. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  10. There was a great deal to be done with this seventeen shillings. – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell
  11. " I can get seventeen hundred dollars for that boat," he explained. – The Prairie Mother by Arthur Stringer
  12. The door opened, and a girl of seventeen or eighteen came in. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  13. " Seventeen hundred dollars," replied the clerk. – After a Shadow, and Other Stories by T. S. Arthur
  14. She might be seventeen or twenty- seven, I could not tell. – The Rector of St. Mark's by Mary J. Holmes
  15. My sister Bridgie will never be more than seventeen if she lives to a hundred, and I mean myself to stick at twenty. – The Love Affairs of Pixie by Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
  16. At length he was head boy himself, and at seventeen his school life was finished. – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  17. They had not much money to spend, for Owen had brought home only seventeen shillings. – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell
  18. He published poems when he was only seventeen – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  19. He repeated his No, putting about seventeen n's in the No! – The U-boat hunters by James B. Connolly
  20. Oh, about seventeen hours or so. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse

Rhymes for seventeen