Definition of seventy-eight in English:


Line breaks: seventy-eight
(usually 78)


An old gramophone record designed to be played at 78 rpm: remastering of the original 78s has virtually eliminated their surface noise
More 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.

Definition of seventy-eight in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…