Definition of 'eight'
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Just eight per cent were likely to change. The Sun (2016)His eight wickets came at a hefty price. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have lost four of their eight league games this season. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It will play eight times a week throughout the year across the country. The Sun (2017)They have now won just two of their last eight games and goalscoring remains a problem. The Sun (2016)Football has been rocked by allegations that up to eight top bosses have been caught up in a bung scandal. The Sun (2016)Luck will visit door number eight. The Sun (2016)He steered a low chance wide from eight yards after 12 minutes. The Sun (2016)So far, eight hospitals have signed up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Wind the threads in a figure of eight round the pin at the side. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Love has four picks in his team outside the top eight. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My brother set the number at eight. The Sun (2007)The number of strains immune to the strongest medication has risen by eight per cent. The Sun (2008)Use to make four large or eight small pancakes. The Sun (2013)She was put on a ventilator up to eight times a year until the age of six. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Then bend your elbows and twist your knees in a figure of eight movement. The Sun (2009)It has fibres attached to the top eight or nine ribs at the side of the body. Muscle Management (1991)It brought the total number arrested to eight and the three were last night in custody. The Sun (2014)That was eight per cent up in one year. The Sun (2014)The figure has dropped to between four and eight. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The real figure is nearer eight per cent. The Sun (2008)And it looked like they were destined to end another long wait by finally making it into the last eight. The Sun (2008)They trail Toulon by one point and only the pool winner will reach the last eight. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Republic of Ireland reached the last eight without winning a match outright. The Sun (2014) Eights don't have a very long shelf life and we just timed it perfectly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And Boro have bagged just one win in their last eight games. The Sun (2009)He missed the best chance of this game, putting a free header from eight yards over the bar. The Sun (2016)England won by eight wickets. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A stuttering league campaign has seen only one win and a woeful tally of just six goals from eight matches so far. The Sun (2012)But this term it has been a different story, with his tally so far a meagre eight and his team on the slide. The Sun (2016)I've written eight books so far. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Derbyshire need another 264 to avoid the follow-on with eight wickets remaining. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'eight'
British English: eight /eɪt/ NUMBER
Eight is the number 8.
She was eight years old.
- American English: eight
- Arabic: ثَمَانِيَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: oito
- Chinese: 八
- Croatian: osam
- Czech: osm
- Danish: otte
- Dutch: acht
- European Spanish: ocho
- Finnish: kahdeksan
- French: huit
- German: acht
- Greek: οκτώ
- Italian: otto
- Japanese: 八
- Korean: 8
- Norwegian: åtte
- Polish: osiem
- European Portuguese: oito
- Romanian: opt
- Russian: восемь
- Spanish: ocho
- Swedish: åtta
- Thai: แปด
- Turkish: sekiz
- Ukrainian: вісім
- Vietnamese: tám
Definition of eight from the Collins English Dictionary
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