Synonyms for forty

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Found a rock hole with about forty gallons of water in it close to camp.

He would not have been embarrassed if they had been the Forty Thieves.

It was a short distance to the trees—twenty-five to forty yards, perhaps.

The usual working force of the House of Lords is from thirty to forty members.

Several of these were killed, and their captain and forty men taken.

For foreguard I shall give you your own forty men, with two-score archers.

The forty are drunk, and the three are but indifferent sober.

I'll be one of forty nurses; indeed, for three months I'll be only a probationer.

Grotesquely enough, all at once he remembered that he was forty—that very day forty.

But he was forty, and the methods of that many years must still govern his actions.