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threescore

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Pronunciation: /θriːˈskɔː
 
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Definition of threescore in English:

cardinal number

literary
Sixty: threescore years and ten
More example sentences
  • The Bible tells us that ‘the days of our years are threescore and ten’ or, ‘by reason of strength,’ sometimes fourscore.
  • Her hair was as grey as someone of threescore and ten years old and cropped short.
  • Now the weight of gold that came to Solomon in one year was six hundred threescore and six talents of gold.

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