a quantity of liquor equal to one fifth of a United States gallon
position five in a countable series of things
"he was fifth out of several hundred runners"
one-fifth, fifth, fifth part, twenty percentnoun
one part in five equal parts
the musical interval between one note and another five notes away from it
coming next after the fourth and just before the sixth in position
The person or thing in the fifth position.
One of five equal parts of a whole.
The fifth gear of an engine.
A quantity of liquor equal to one-fifth of a gallon, or, more commonly, 750 milliliters.
The musical interval between one note and another five tones higher.
The fifth voice in a polyphonic melody.
The ordinal form of the number five.
The Fifth Amendment.
The right not to give self-incriminating testimony.
Etymology: From the name of the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, protecting various rights in United States legal proceedings.
next in order after the fourth; -- the ordinal of five
consisting of one of five equal divisions of a thing
the quotient of a unit divided by five; one of five equal parts; a fifth part
the interval of three tones and a semitone, embracing five diatonic degrees of the scale; the dominant of any key
Etymology: [OE. fifte, fifthe, AS. ffta. See Five.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fifth, adj. next after the fourth.—n. one of five equal parts: (mus.) a tone five diatonic degrees above or below any given tone.—adv. Fifth′ly, in the fifth place.—ns. Fifth′-mon′archism; Fifth′-mon′archist.—Fifth-monarchy men, an extreme sect of the time of the Puritan revolution, who looked for the establishment of a new reign of Christ on earth, in succession to Daniel's four great monarchies of Antichrist. [A.S. fífta.]
See 1/5. I could Drink a whole Hennesy fifth - Xzibit (Restless)
Fifth street. On the corner, fifth and eighth is where he caught the mad papes -- Buddha Monk featuring Drunken Dragon (Sometime Faces)
.45 cal. handgun.
5th avenue manhattan
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The numerical value of Fifth in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Fifth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
There is no place for a fifth term, my health and my age only permit me to fulfill my last duty towards the Algerian people --( that) is to work on laying the foundations of a new republic.
We might say to (Delta Air Lines chief executive) Richard Anderson that we're just going to do what the U.S. government wanted back in 1999, to go trans-Atlantic and trans-Pacific with fifth freedom open skies.
I can't imagine how many generals and soldiers, past and present, including those of the future, laugh at the fifth commandment of 'you shall not kill'. However, murder is a different case.
For the first three trimesters, you could fill bookshelves full with the number of books out there, and then the same actually when( my son) was born, there was the fourth trimester, which was a term that was new to me at The Fifth Trimester.
My legal team put together a letter responding to the subpoena request, explaining all the reasons why I was going to assert my privileges under the Fifth Amendment, not to come testify and not to produce all these documents.
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- пети, квинта, една петаBulgarian
- quint, quinta, cinquèCatalan, Valencian
- pětina, pátýCzech
- Fünfte, Fünftel, QuinteGerman
- πέμπτος, πέμπτοGreek
- kvinono, kvinaEsperanto
- viidennes, viides, viidesosa, kvinttiFinnish
- cinquième, quinteFrench
- còigeamhScottish Gaelic
- חמישי, חמישיתHebrew
- quinta, quintoInterlingua
- fimmta, fimmtiIcelandic
- quinto, quintaItalian
- penkta, penktas, penktadalisLithuanian
- piektais, piektā, piektā daļa, piektdaļaLatvian
- femtedel, femdelNorwegian
- femdel, femtedelNorwegian Nynorsk
- ashdlaʼ góneʼNavajo, Navaho
- quinto, quintaPortuguese
- cea a cincea, cincea, cel al cincilea, cincileaRomanian
- пятый, 5-ыйRussian
- пети, petiSerbo-Croatian
- පස්වෙනිSinhala, Sinhalese
- kvint, femte, femtedelSwedish
- ya tanoSwahili
- بەشىنچىUyghur, Uighur
- thứ nămVietnamese
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