Definition of 'eighteen'

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We ended the last chapter with the glacial conditions that prevailed eighteen thousand years ago. Francis Pryor BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)The next eighteen months of family life flew by happily. Christianity Today (2000)It was then that he saw that the earth was only eighteen inches below his toes. Len Deighton BomberSo it came down to the difference between about five and eighteen months. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Our average age was eighteen years one month. Len Deighton BomberIt has claimed to have cut cultivation time from four years to eighteen months. Times, Sunday Times (2010)On the floor of one of the cupboards was an iron chest about two feet by eighteen inches. Frederick Marryat The Children of the New Forest (1847)The prison diaries cover eighteen months. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)This day the wind came in gusts from the potato fields and orchards and the strongest gusts measured eighteen miles an hour. Len Deighton BomberIn the midst of his stint in the hospital, he spent eighteen hours driving an ambulance. Paul Preston DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)And eighteen hours ago by the time Conqueror gets your answer. Admiral Sandy Woodward, With Patrick Robinson ONE HUNDRED DAYS (2003)This block of ice is about eighteen inches square, and about twelve thick. Gavin Weightman THE FROZEN WATER TRADE (2002)It was only eighteen months old, after all. Jan Fennell FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)I lay in bed for eighteen hours a day for two years. Richard Bath Notorious: The Maddest and Baddest Sportsmen on the Planet (2006)The stone walls were two foot thick, with small windows whose wooden shutters were kept closed eighteen hours a day. Glyn Williams VOYAGES OF DELUSION: The Search for the North West Passage in the Age of Reason (2002)It is, therefore, but eighteen days old. Frederick Marryat The Children of the New Forest (1847)For eighteen days I was sick. Thompkins, Peter, Bird, Christopher Secrets of the Soil (1990)At some point after that summer, it wasn't good enough to have your single go in at number eighteen. John Harris THE LAST PARTY: Britpop, Blair and the demise of English rock (2003)Using eighteen inches as a standard, the ark would have been roughly the size of a soccer field, four stories high. Bruce Feiler WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)

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Translations for 'eighteen'

British English: eighteen /ˈeɪˈtiːn/ NUMBER
Eighteen is the number 18.
He worked for them for eighteen years.
  • American English: eighteen
  • Arabic: ثَمَانِيَةَ عَشَرَ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: dezoito
  • Chinese: 十八
  • Croatian: osamnaest
  • Czech: osmnáct
  • Danish: atten
  • Dutch: achttien
  • European Spanish: dieciocho
  • Finnish: kahdeksantoista
  • French: dix-huit
  • German: achtzehn
  • Greek: δεκαοκτώ
  • Italian: diciotto
  • Japanese: 十八
  • Korean: 18
  • Norwegian: atten
  • Polish: osiemnaście
  • European Portuguese: dezoito
  • Romanian: optsprezece
  • Russian: восемнадцать
  • Latin American Spanish: dieciocho
  • Swedish: arton
  • Thai: สิบแปด
  • Turkish: on sekiz
  • Ukrainian: вісімнадцять
  • Vietnamese: mười tám


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