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Definitions for twentieth
ˈtwɛn ti ɪθ, ˈtwʌn-twen·ti·eth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twentieth(adj)

    position 20 in a countable series of things

  2. twentieth, 20th(adj)

    coming next after the nineteenth in position


  1. twentieth(Noun)

    A person or thing in the twentieth position.

  2. twentieth(Noun)

    One of twenty equal parts of a whole.

  3. twentieth(Adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number twenty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Twentieth(adj)

    next in order after the nineteenth; tenth after the tenth; coming after nineteen others; -- the ordinal of twenty

  2. Twentieth(adj)

    consisting, or being, one of twenty equal parts into which anything is divided

  3. Twentieth(noun)

    the next in order after the nineteen; one coming after nineteen others

  4. Twentieth(noun)

    the quotient of a unit divided by twenty; one of twenty equal parts of one whole

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    Rank popularity for the word 'twentieth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3613

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twentieth in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twentieth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of twentieth in a Sentence

  1. George Kravis:

    I’m very interested in the preservation of twentieth-century architecture and design, whether it be an art deco building, a gas station from the 1950s, or objects of forward-thinking contemporary design from any part of the world.

  2. Norman Mailer:

    The horror of the Twentieth Century was the size of each new event, and the paucity of its reverberation.

  3. Ibn-e-Safi:

    Man after the second half of the twentieth century is frustrated. You know that the foundation of all subversiveness is laid on frustration and this frustration keeps finding ways to subversive activities. And you also know that an uncert...ain present has made man pessimistic about future... therefore he runs after anything that glitters, be it fire

  4. Pope Francis:

    The first, which is widely considered 'the first genocide of the twentieth century,' struck your own Armenian people.

  5. Gertrude Stein:

    The United States is just now the oldest country in the world, there always is an oldest country and she is it, it is she who is the mother of the twentieth century civilization. She began to feel herself as it just after the Civil War. And so it is a country the right age to have been born in and the wrong age to live in.

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