What does Eighth mean?

Definitions for Eighth
eɪtθ, eɪθEighth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighthnoun

    position eight in a countable series of things

  2. one-eighth, eighthadjective

    one part in eight equal parts

  3. eighth, 8thadjective

    coming next after the seventh and just before the ninth in position

Wiktionary

  1. eighthnoun

    (eighth ones is used for the plural) The person or thing in the eighth position.

  2. eighthnoun

    One of eight equal parts of a whole.

  3. eighthnoun

    An "eighth" of an ounce equalling approximately 3.5 grams in marijuana or other drugs.

  4. eighthadjective

    The ordinal form of the number eight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eighthadjective

    next in order after the seventh

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  2. Eighthadjective

    consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  3. Eighthnoun

    the quotient of a unit divided by eight; one of eight equal parts; an eighth part

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  4. Eighthnoun

    the interval of an octave

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Eighth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3065

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eighth in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eighth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Eighth in a Sentence

  1. Molly Bair:

    I wore heels one time before fashion. And it was at my eighth grade graduation, and they were platforms ... and I actually fell down the stairs. So I've always had a kind of very unhealthy relationship with heels.

  2. Spike Lee:

    I’m Back In The Editing Room And Looking At The Eighth And Final Chapter Of NYC EPICENTERS 9/11?2021½, i Respectfully Ask You To Hold Your Judgement Until You See The FINAL CUT. I Thank You.

  3. Peter Hamlyn:

    It was clearly a one-sided fight by the seventh or eighth round and it should have been stopped. He took too many uppercuts and he suffered a blitz, it seemed insane for it to go on, because only one man was going to win the fight.

  4. Jeffrey Rosenzweig:

    Unless the prisoner is unconscious, then drugs two and three will cause pain -- torturous punishment, in violation of the Eighth Amendment, and state guarantees against cruel and unusual punishment.

  5. Executive Travis Kalanick:

    We're maturing as a company, but we're like eighth graders, it's just a little early - give us a few years.

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