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thirtiesplural noun

(also 30s, 30’s)  us   /ˈθɜr·t̬iz/
the ​numbers 30 through 39: My ​sisters are in ​their thirties (= between 30 and 39 ​yearsold). The ​temperature is ​expected to be in the thirties (= between 30° and 39°)tomorrow. These ​dresses were ​fashionable in the thirties (= between 1930 and 1939).
(Definition of thirties from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"thirties" in British English

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thirtiesnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈθɜː.tiz/  us   /ˈθɝː.t̬iz/
B2 A person's thirties are the ​period in which they are ​aged between 30 and 39: My ​brother is in his thirties.the thirties the ​range of ​temperature between 30° and 39°: The ​temperature is ​expected to be in the thirties ​tomorrow. B2 the decade (= ​period of ten ​years) between 30 and 39 in any ​century, usually 1930–1939: My ​grandparentsfled Germany in the thirties.
(Definition of thirties from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thirties”
in Chinese (Simplified) 三十多岁(指30到39岁的时期)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 三十多歲(指30到39歲的時期)…
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