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Definition of "forty-second" [forty-second]

  • The ordinal form of the number forty-two, describing a person or thing in position number 42 of a sequence. (noun)
  • One of forty-two equal parts of a whole. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "forty-second" in a sentence
  • "On the forty-second floor, an owl awakens in time to know its own mortality."
  • "I dedicate this number to you, change, the last man standing to defend the honor of the Bush administration and to stand up for Real America against the pitiful, decadent, rump of traitors who ran your government back into the Confederacy dare to libel the forty-second President."
  • "Google also argues, correctly, that deciding who should be first is the very essence of a good search engine, and the sites that are ranked second, or forty-second, are going to claim that they are victims of bias."