What does eighth mean?

Definitions for eighth
eɪtθ, eɪθeighth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighth(noun)

    position eight in a countable series of things

  2. one-eighth, eighth(adj)

    one part in eight equal parts

  3. eighth, 8th(adj)

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

Wiktionary

  1. eighth(Noun)

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

  2. eighth(Noun)

    One of eight equal parts of a whole.

  3. eighth(Noun)

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

  4. eighth(Adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number eight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eighth(adj)

    next in order after the seventh

  2. Eighth(adj)

    consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing

  3. Eighth(noun)

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

  4. Eighth(noun)

    the interval of an octave

  5. Origin: [AS. eahtoa.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

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. Jeff Kuprycz:

    He ended up crashing around the eighth hole.

  2. Stephen Breyer:

    We believe it highly likely that the death penalty now violates the Eighth Amendment.

  3. Donald Trump:

    I think we can say, the eighth wonder of the world. This is the eighth wonder of the world.

  4. 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.

  5. Ben Savage:

    I think what it’s really about is we are tackling issues that a lot of kids in middle school and in eighth grade have to deal with.

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