eightieth


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eight·i·eth

 (ā′tē-ĭth)
n.
1. The ordinal number matching the number 80 in a series.
2. One of 80 equal parts.

eight′i·eth adv. & adj.

eightieth

(ˈeɪtɪɪθ)
adj
(Mathematics) (usually prenominal)
a. being the ordinal number of eighty in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc: often written 80th
b. (as noun): the eightieth in succession.
n
1. (Mathematics)
a. one of 80 approximately equal parts of something
b. (as modifier): an eightieth part.
2. (Mathematics) the fraction equal to one divided by 80 ()
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eightieth - position 80 in a countable series of things
rank - relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
Adj.1.eightieth - the ordinal number of eighty in counting ordereightieth - the ordinal number of eighty in counting order
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
Translations
الثَّمانونجُزْءٌ من ثَمانين
firsindstyvendefirsindstyvendedel
nyolcvanadnyolcvanadik
áttugastiáttugasti hluti
osemdesiatinaosemdesiaty
osemdesetiosemdesetina
1/8080.nciseksende birsekseninci

eightieth

[ˈeɪtɪɪθ]
A. ADJoctogésimo
the eightieth anniversaryel ochenta aniversario
B. Noctogésimo/a m/f; (= fraction) → octogésima parte f, octogésimo m
see fifth for usage

eightieth

[ˈeɪtiəθ] adjquatre-vingtième

eightieth

adjachtzigste(r, s)
n (= fraction)Achtzigstel nt; (of series)Achtzigste(r, s) ? sixtieth

eightieth

[ˈeɪtɪəθ]
1. adjottantesimo/a
2. n (in series) → ottantesimo/a; (fraction) → ottantesimo
for usage see fifth

eighty

(ˈeiti) noun
1. the number or figure 80.
2. the age of 80.
adjective
1. 80 in number.
2. aged 80.
ˈeighties noun plural
1. the period of time between one's eightieth and ninetieth birthdays. He is in his eighties.
2. the range of temperatures between eighty and ninety degrees. It was in the eighties yesterday.
3. the period of time between the eightieth and ninetieth years of a century. life in the 'eighties/'80s.
ˈeightieth noun
1. one of eighty equal parts. eleven eightieths.
2. (also adjective) (the) last of eighty (people, things etc); (the) next after the seventy-ninth.
eighty-
having eighty. an eighty-page book.
ˈeighty-year-old noun
a lively eighty-year-old.
adjective
an eighty-year-old widow.
References in classic literature ?
Whether it was that Tashtego, that wild Indian, was so heedless and reckless as to let go for a moment his one-handed hold on the great cabled tackles suspending the head; or whether the place where he stood was so treacherous and oozy; or whether the Evil One himself would have it to fall out so, without stating his particular reasons; how it was exactly, there is no telling now; but, on a sudden, as the eightieth or ninetieth bucket came suckingly up --my God
And who among the company at Monseigneur's reception in that seventeen hundred and eightieth year of our Lord, could possibly doubt, that a system rooted in a frizzled hangman, powdered, gold-laced, pumped, and white-silk stockinged, would see the very stars out!
The General Grant passed, on the 23rd of November, the one hundred and eightieth meridian, and was at the very antipodes of London.
Passepartout was ignorant that, if the face of his watch had been divided into twenty-four hours, like the Italian clocks, he would have no reason for exultation; for the hands of his watch would then, instead of as now indicating nine o'clock in the morning, indicate nine o'clock in the evening, that is, the twenty-first hour after midnight precisely the difference between London time and that of the one hundred and eightieth meridian.
I didn't object at first, but after about the eightieth child of sunny Italy had shown up it began to get on my nerves.
These bubbles are from an eightieth to an eighth of an inch in diameter, very clear and beautiful, and you see your face reflected in them through the ice.
Far better known as Lawrence of Arabia, his life will be commemorated at his birthplace on the eightieth anniversary of his death.
After hitting his eightieth birthday, Firkser liquidated the contents of his iconic discount store chain in 2014.
Days of life" film shows part of a couple's life during the Iraqi-Iranian war back in the eightieth.
Gomori has just passed his eightieth birthday, and his literary verve has not declined.
In his eightieth year, at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary after a short illness, bravely borne, Brian of Oakes.
Paul Bui Van Doc was appointed the new Archbishop of Ho Chi Minh City on 22 March 2014, replacing Cardinal Jean-Baptiste Pham Minh Man who resigned as Archbishop of Ho Chi Minh City shortly after his eightieth birthday.