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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ninth(noun)

    position nine in a countable series of things

    "going into the ninth they were a run ahead"

  2. one-ninth, ninth(adj)

    one part in nine equal parts

  3. ninth, 9th(adj)

    coming next after the eighth and just before the tenth in position


  1. ninth(Noun)

    The person or thing in the ninth position.

  2. ninth(Noun)

    One of nine equal parts of a whole.

  3. ninth(Adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number nine.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ninth(adj)

    following the eight and preceding the tenth; coming after eight others

  2. Ninth(adj)

    constituting or being one of nine equal parts into which anything is divided

  3. Ninth(noun)

    the quotient of one divided by nine; one of nine equal parts of a thing; the next after the eighth

  4. Ninth(noun)

    an interval containing an octave and a second

  5. Ninth(noun)

    a chord of the dominant seventh with the ninth added

  6. Origin: [From Nine; cf. AS. nigoa.]


  1. Ninth

    In music, a ninth is a compound interval consisting of an octave plus a second. Like the second, the interval of a ninth is classified as a dissonance in common practice tonality. Since a ninth is an octave larger than a second, its sonority level is considered less dense.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Ninth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3219

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ninth in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ninth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Ninth in a Sentence

  1. Johnny Giavotella:

    It was incredible, that's the only way I can describe it, in the ninth inning being down by four with their best pitcher on the mound, their closer.

  2. Padraig Harrington:

    I am pleased that the (European Tour) tournament committee agreed to the change of wild card numbers, i have spoken to a number of people regarding the ninth player automatically qualifying for the team and in my experience, a player is more comfortable when he has qualified, hence my reasoning behind this change.

  3. Kris Tamulis:

    We were trying to beat the weather all day and I think we were really lucky that we finished today, honestly, if we would have called it after 36, I think I was maybe like tied for ninth or 10th, I would be, great, fine, that's okay. I get to go home.

  4. Ryder Cup:

    Holes like the par-five fifth, going into that green with a five or six-iron compared to a three-wood is a massive advantage to the big hitters, particularly when the pin is at the front, the par-four ninth is also drivable to the big-hitters, 10 is drivable, 12 is drivable, 14 gets wider the further you hit it, and 18 is drivable too. Jordan not being one of the big hitters means it's going to put even more focus on his putting.

  5. Sam Patten:

    My name is Sam Patten and I believe I'm the ninth conviction under FARA in American history, or at least post-war history.

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