Definition of seventy-eight in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsevən(t)ēˈāt/
(usually 78)


An old phonograph record designed to be played at 78 rpm.
Example sentences
  • The case was full of seventy-eights and forty-fives, about a hundred of them.
  • He started to strip out his treasured seventy-eights, tossing them over his shoulder.
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