Definitions for eighteɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. eight, 8, VIII, eighter, eighter from Decatur, octad, ogdoad, octonary, octet(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one

  2. Ashcan School, Eight(noun)

    a group of United States painters founded in 1907 and noted for their realistic depictions of sordid aspects of city life

  3. eight-spot, eight(adj)

    one of four playing cards in a deck with eight pips on the face

  4. eight, 8, viii(adj)

    being one more than seven

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  1. eight(Noun)

    The digit/figure 8.

  2. eight(Noun)

    Any of the four cards in a normal deck with the value eight.

  3. eight(Noun)

    A light, narrow rowing boat, especially one used in competitive rowing, steered by a cox, in which a eight rowers each have two oars

  4. eight(Noun)

    A race in which such craft participate

  5. Origin: From eight, aught, eahte, ahte, from eahta, from ahtōu, from oḱtṓw. Cognate with aucht, acht, acht, acht, acht, åtta, átta, octo, ὀκτώ, ocht.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Eight(noun)

    an island in a river; an ait

  2. Eight(adj)

    seven and one; as, eight years

  3. Eight(noun)

    the number greater by a unit than seven; eight units or objects

  4. Eight(noun)

    a symbol representing eight units, as 8 or viii

  5. Origin: [See Ait.]

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  1. Eight

    Eight was released in 2000 and is the eighth studio album by British rock band, New Model Army. Following the departure of Robert Heaton, Michael Dean and Dean White were recruited into the band, who also co-produced Eight with Justin Sullivan.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'eight' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #847

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    Rank popularity for the word 'eight' in Written Corpus Frequency: #193

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