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Synonyms for eighties

the decade from 1880 to 1889


the decade from 1980 to 1989


the time of life between 80 and 90

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WILDE DAYS In Eighties, left, and train video, right
When it comes to eighties make-up it's the brighter the better.
STRANGER THAN FICTION Eighties stars, from the top clockwise, The Human League, Steve Strange, Clare Grogan and Boy George.
But we are desperate for some clothes, in particular Dynasty-style power suits to represent the Eighties, but nobody seems to remember wearing anything like that.
If there was a consensus in the Eighties, it was on the basis of human rights, democracy, independence.
On the other hand, eighties perceive themselves as healthier than a cross section of seventies.
A Mrs T teapot, featuring the nose as the spout, sold for pounds 5 in the Eighties.
An Eighties revival will only be accepted by The Beautiful North if the Pixies reform
Tax reform withered away in the late eighties and early nineties, but that is not Bradley's fault.
After they heard that some deals were done in the early Eighties with no money down, it is frustrating for them to learn that different lending policies are now in place which require the mortgagor to have real cash at risk.
The company and its predecessor have been operating the biologics CMO space since the early eighties.
RETROFEST, Europe Biggest Eighties Music Festival has moved to Loudoun Castle and to celebrate we've got five pairs of weekend tickets up for grabs.
IS it true that Everton's average home gate during the whole of the Eighties was about 27,000?
But then the Eighties are now a distant enough memory for the sight of a a gold lame suit or a frilly shirt to stir up memories of nostalgia.