What does one-fifth mean?

Definitions for one-fifth

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word one-fifth.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. one-fifth, fifth, fifth part, twenty percent(noun)

    one part in five equal parts


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-fifth in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-fifth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert F. Kennedy:

    One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time.

  2. Patricia Bannan:

    One-fifth of a Hass avocado has 50 calories, and it’s a great topping instead of something like butter or mayonnaise.

  3. Tony Green:

    State law says that if the margin is no more than one-fifth of 1 percent of the total votes cast in that election...then there shall be an automatic hand recount.

  4. Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic:

    One fifth of the debt we will pay immediately while the remainder will be taken over as public debt and will be paid in five instalments during the period 2016 to 2018.

  5. Ko Tae-bong:

    As labor costs in Mexico are just one fifth of that in Korea, Hyundai will be able to save a lot in small car production and better compete with rivals which have manufacturing presence in Mexico.

Images & Illustrations of one-fifth

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