7 results related to eighty

eighty six

To refuse to serve an unwelcome customer at a bar or restaurant; to throw away; indicating that an item is no longer available.

nineteen eighty four

a book by author George Orwell

around the day in eighty worlds

a book by author Julio Cortázar

around the world in eighty days

a book by author Jules Verne

big brother is watching you

From George Orwell's book Nineteen Eighty-Four. Big Brother is the fictional dictator of Oceania; he wields total power over the inhabitants. The phrase is now more generally used as a synonym for abuse of government power, particularly in respect to civi

room 101

a place introduced in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell. It is a torture chamber in the Ministry of Love in which the Party attempts to subject a prisoner to his or her own worst nightmare, fear or phobia.