[fawr-tee-fawr, -fohr] /ˈfɔr tiˈfɔr, -ˈfoʊr/
a cardinal number, 40 plus 4.
a symbol for this number, as 44 or XLIV.
a set of this many persons or things.
amounting to 44 in number.
[1950s+; fr the rhyme with whore]
[fawr-tee-fawrth, -fohrth] /ˈfɔr tiˈfɔrθ, -ˈfoʊrθ/ adjective 1. next after the forty-third; being the ordinal number for 44. 2. being one of 44 equal parts. noun 3. a forty-fourth part, especially of one (1/44). 4. the forty-fourth member of a series.
noun 1. a Roman Catholic devotion in which the Blessed Sacrament is exposed for veneration for 40 hours by the churches of a diocese sequentially for two-day periods.
[fawr-tee-ish] /ˈfɔr ti ɪʃ/ adjective 1. approaching or around the age of 40 years. 2. around the number 40 or a quantity of 40.
[fawr-tee-nahyn] /ˈfɔr tiˈnaɪn/ noun 1. a cardinal number, 40 plus 9. 2. a symbol for this number, as 49 or XLIX. 3. a set of this many persons or things. adjective 4. amounting to 49 in number.