sesenta
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sesenta(
seh
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sehn
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tah
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. sixty
La ciudad está a unos sesenta kilómetros de aquí.The city is about sixty kilometers from here.
b. sixtieth (ordinal)
Hoy, la pareja feliz celebra su sesenta aniversario de bodas.Today, the happy couple celebrates their sixtieth wedding anniversary.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (number)
a. sixty
Sesenta es un número par.Sixty is an even number.
3. (decade)
a. sixties
El pueblo creció rápidamente durante los sesenta.The town grew rapidly during the sixties.
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sesenta
adjective
pronoun
sixty; (ordinal) sixtieth
los (años) sesenta the sixties
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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