how to pronounce fifty


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the above transcription of fifty is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

fifty is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of fifty in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… ones that sailed to space fifty years …”

meanings of fifty


  1. A batsman's score of at least 50 runs and less than 100 runs.
  2. A banknote or coin with a denomination of 50.


  1. The cardinal number occurring after forty-nine and before fifty-one.

fifty frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word fifty occurs in english on average 14.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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