What does one-fourth mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. one-fourth, fourth, one-quarter, quarter, fourth part, twenty-five percent, quartern(noun)

    one of four equal parts

    "a quarter of a pound"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-fourth in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of one-fourth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gail:

    Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.

  2. Gail Godwin:

    Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.

  3. Mark Twain:

    Statistics show that we lose more fools on this day than on all other days of the year put together. This proves, by the numbers left in stock, that one Fourth of July per year is now inadequate, the country has grown so.

  4. Donald Trump:

    But they couldn't get it built. You know one of the reasons they couldn't build it? The environmental impact statements. They couldn't get through because of the environment. Well, that's what I'm the king of -- I can get things built for half-cost, for one-fourth cost, and it'll be better.

  5. Sylvia Levi:

    She (India) has left indelible imprints on one fourth of the human race in the course of a long succession of centuries. She has the right to reclaim... her place amongst the great nations summarizing and symbolizing the spirit of humanity. From Persia to the Chinese sea, from the icy regions of Siberia to Islands of Java and Borneo, India has propagated her beliefs, her tales, and her civilization.

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