Definition of sixtieth in English:


ordinal number

  • See sixty

    • ‘Today is the sixtieth birthday of the minister.’
    • ‘Last night, we attended the sixtieth birthday party of one of my Timothy's aunts and it only served to reinforce my antipathy towards parties.’
    • ‘The Western Drama Festival celebrates its sixtieth year.’
    • ‘He was sworn in on July 16, 1982, as the sixtieth U.S. secretary of state and served until January 20, 1989.’
    • ‘On the Saturday night I went to a United Nations Association dinner marking the sixtieth anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Charter.’