Fifty meaning

fĭftē
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The cardinal number equal to 5 × 10.
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(countable) A fifty-dollar bill.

Do you want small bills or are fifties OK?

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A fifty-dollar bill.
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Five times ten.
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The cardinal number between forty-nine and fifty-one; 50; L.
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(countable) A fifty-pound note.
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the fifties
  • the numbers or years, as of a century, from fifty through fifty-nine
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

the fifties

Origin of fifty

  • Middle English fifti from Old English fīftig penkwe in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Old English fīftiġ

    From Wiktionary