Definition of 'fifth'
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The final trend is that your pick should have finished no worse than fifth last time out. The Sun (2016)He was fifth in the race last year but is open to bags of improvement this season. The Sun (2016)Yeovil were booed off after their fifth league defeat in a row. The Sun (2016)Almost two fifths of men and a third of women said that there was total or partial blame. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You can play a really good season but be fifth or sixth and then no one is happy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He stayed until the end of this year's fifth series. The Sun (2016)Trouble is, two minutes of social chat means one fifth of your appointment has gone. The Sun (2016)It has, after all, lost four fifths of its value in the past decade. Times, Sunday Times (2017)France has the fifth largest number of gun owners in the world. The Sun (2012)We have not been battling in fourth or fifth and all of a sudden come good. The Sun (2012)Reducing bureaucracy is the fifth point of the plan. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)This fifth series of the sketch show remains ingeniously daft. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We were going to be led to a lift and taken to the fifth floor. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Services account for almost four fifths of national incomes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He failed to quicken and finished fifth. The Sun (2012)The study found that two fifths of dog owners now cook their pets dinners. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Another fifth commented on areas outside their expertise. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is the fifth time the fund has been named in the report. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And this was only the fifth number. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The bleak assessment of the economy was released the day before the fifth anniversary of the credit crunch. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On this first outing he ran through all the gears up to fifth in ten seconds and disappeared out of sight. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He now lies in fifth position. The Sun (2015)The home side were staring a fifth defeat in six games in the face and had effectively slipped into the bottom three. The Sun (2011)The prison population is at an all-time high for a fifth consecutive week. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Back then he didn't win until the fifth race of the season. The Sun (2014)The fifth and sixth officials are today's target of choice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And my fifth Budget objection is to some of those who oppose it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Plus one fifth of the 33rd length. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This was a fifth consecutive defeat for his side and a ninth in the past 11 matches. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This will be only his fifth race of the year and he is fresh and ready to make decisive use of a superb draw. The Sun (2009)Furthermore, our margins are at the high end of this business and our client retention record is the fourth or fifth highest in the industry. TOP MARKETING AND MEDIA COMPANIES IN THE UK (2002)
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Translations for 'fifth'
British English: fifth /fɪfθ/ ADJECTIVE
The fifth item in a series is the one that you count as number five.
It was his fifth trip to Australia.
- American English: fifth
- Arabic: خامِس
- Brazilian Portuguese: quinto
- Chinese: 第五的
- Croatian: peti
- Czech: pátý
- Danish: femte
- Dutch: vijfde
- European Spanish: quinto
- Finnish: viides
- French: cinquième
- German: fünfter
- Greek: πέμπτος
- Italian: quinto
- Japanese: 五番目の
- Korean: 다섯 번째의
- Norwegian: femte
- Polish: piąty
- European Portuguese: quinto
- Romanian: al cincilea
- Russian: пятый
- Spanish: quinto
- Swedish: femte
- Thai: ลำดับที่ห้า
- Turkish: beşinci
- Ukrainian: п'ятий
- Vietnamese: thứ năm thứ tự
Definition of fifth from the Collins English Dictionary
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