What does the word ninety mean?

Usage examples for ninety

  1. The cab had now stopped at the door of number ninety- nine. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. The company says that it will not invest its capital unless it is granted a monopoly of the main highway for ninety- nine years. – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann
  3. He did what ninety- nine out of a hundred other men would have done- what I think I should have done myself. – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman