Definition of 'fourth'
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That race worked out well with the third and fourth going in since. The Sun (2016)His new club squeezed into fourth place on the final day of last season. The Sun (2017)We were proud to be fourth last year and hope to be able to regain that status again soon. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The broker has pencilled in a 500 million charge in the fourth quarter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As big a waste of time as fourth officials have become, in fact. The Sun (2016)I am on the fourth one now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now the fourth series of the high-speed makeover show has arrived on our screens and the tiny residence is finished. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Yesterday was a decent 40 and then a long wait to see when they would get their bonus point fourth try. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I represent the fourth generation of the company and I want to grow it into an international operation. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The fourth generation of the family are taken on orchard tours. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was fourth last year but struggles to stay this distance. The Sun (2011)We are not playing good but we are already fourth in the table. The Sun (2014)Who wants to finish fourth or fifth? Times, Sunday Times (2016)His previous close fourth was a cracking effort. The Sun (2011)The setting is the fourth floor larder. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)And it spared them from a fourth defeat in five games. The Sun (2009)Three fourth places and one ignominious sixth place two years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The third and fourth have both scored since. The Sun (2010)That would have been good enough for fourth place in the specialist hurdles final. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He has just become a father for the fourth time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Preliminary data for the fourth quarter of the year will be published next month. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All the political parties have failed fully to address such poverty in the fourth largest economy in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We now have the third and fourth generation growing up since then for whom it is simply outside their world view. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The fourth point is that in our society, most of us have to learn to listen. Christianity Today (2000)I had two with my fourth cup of coffee. The Sun (2013)It was the fourth equal fastest time in history, but has there been a more glorious quartet to watch? Times, Sunday Times (2012)TWO goals, three points and fourth place. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What price trust of any sort, then, in the fourth century? The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
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Translations for 'fourth'
British English: fourth /fɔːθ/ ADJECTIVE
The fourth item in a series is the one that you count as number four.
Last year's winner is in fourth place.
- American English: fourth
- Arabic: رَابِع
- Brazilian Portuguese: quarto
- Chinese: 第四
- Croatian: četvrti
- Czech: čtvrtý
- Danish: fjerde
- Dutch: vierde
- European Spanish: cuarto
- Finnish: neljäs
- French: quatrième
- German: vierter
- Greek: τέταρτος
- Italian: quarto
- Japanese: 四番目の
- Korean: 네 번째의
- Norwegian: fjerde
- Polish: czwarty
- European Portuguese: quarto
- Romanian: al patrulea
- Russian: четвертый
- Spanish: cuarto
- Swedish: fjärde
- Thai: อันดับที่สี่
- Turkish: dördüncü
- Ukrainian: четвертий
- Vietnamese: thứ tư thứ tự
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