- The cardinal number immediately following seventy-three and preceding seventy-five.
seventy-four (plural seventy-fours)
- (historical) A ship having seventy-four guns.
- 1820, Lord Byron, Don Juan, V:
- the ocean stream / Here and there studded with a seventy-four [...].
- Howard Nemerov
- For all the world like a seventy-four of the line, / Riding the swell and firing off Finisterre.