Meaning of sixty-six


Pronunciation: (siks'tē-siks'), [key]
— n.
  1. a cardinal number, 60 plus 6.
  2. a symbol for this number, as 66 or LXVI.
  3. a set of this many persons or things.
  4. a card game that is played by two players with a 24-card pack made by removing all cards below the nines from a regular 52-card pack, the object being to score 66 points before one's opponent.
  1. amounting to 66 in number.
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