Definition of "seventy-eight" [seventy-eight]

  • A phonograph record designed to be played at 78 revolutions per minute. (noun)

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Use "seventy-eight" in a sentence
  • "In one month at the dealership—August 1994—he had his name on seventy-eight deals."
  • "Greg McMichael—Every pitch he threw seemed to be about seventy-eight miles per hour, and seemed to travel on a consistent parabola."
  • "“Fellow graduates of the class of seventy-eight, Principal Osder, distinguished guests, family, friends . . .”"