Definitions for fourteenthˈfɔrˈtinθ, ˈfoʊr-
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position 14 in a countable series of things
coming next after the thirteenth in position
The person or thing in the fourteenth position.
One of fourteen equal parts of a whole.
The ordinal form of the number fourteen.
next in order after the thirteenth; as, the fourteenth day of the month
making or constituting one of fourteen equal parts into which anything may be derived
one of fourteen equal parts into which one whole may be divided; the quotient of a unit divided by fourteen; one next after the thirteenth
the octave of the seventh
Origin: [Cf. OE. fourtende, fourtethe, AS. fewerteoa.]
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Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Too often, we Republicans -- myself included -- have emphasized our message on the Tenth Amendment but not our message on the Fourteenth, for too long, we Republicans have been content to lose the black vote because we found that we could win elections without it. But when we gave up on trying to win the support of African-Americans, we lost our moral legitimacy as the party of Lincoln.
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- четиринадесет, четиринадесетиBulgarian
- catorzèCatalan, Valencian
- decimocuarto, decimocuarta, catorceavoSpanish
- fjirtjindeWestern Frisian
- quartus decimusLatin
- dį́į́ʼtsʼáadah góneʼNavajo, Navaho
- décimo quartoPortuguese
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