Definition of 'sixth'
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This is his sixth series as captain and the first one he has lost. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Three fourth places and one ignominious sixth place two years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was the sixth successive trading day a new low had been hit. The Sun (2008)That was the sixth best time in history. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Electricity distribution costs account for only one sixth of a household energy bill. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And where did that sixth white welder come from? A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsThe sixth round was as exciting as any you will see. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The sixth and final series promises all the questions will be answered. The Sun (2010)They are two points off sixth with two games to go. The Sun (2011)Injury time brought the sixth and final goal. The Sun (2013)And then we come to the sixth answer to our question. Christianity Today (2000)Teachers are working with academics to make it easier for them to cope with going from sixth form to university. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was on the sixth floor of this tower block, since demolished. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Watford were tipped for a relegation fight last August but are just six points off sixth place. The Sun (2012)The fourth, fifth and sixth all scored since. The Sun (2009)The violence in Tbilisi erupted on the sixth day of protests by a coalition of opposition parties. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If he kicks five and misses the sixth, he goes back to the beginning. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This was his 17th and the sixth one he had done solo. Times, Sunday Times (2015)By the time you get to the sixth round, you feel shocking. The Sun (2015)I made the final of the 1500m and finished sixth. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The tale of the sixth World Cup is both a new and old one. Times, Sunday Times (2007)City are sixth - a point and a place above Liverpool. The Sun (2009)He asked me about school and what my plans were once I'd finished sixth form. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'sixth'
British English: sixth /sɪksθ/ ADJECTIVE
The sixth item in a series is the one that you count as number six.
...the sixth round of the competition.
- American English: sixth
- Arabic: السَّادِسُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sexto
- Chinese: 第六
- Croatian: šesti
- Czech: šestý
- Danish: sjette
- Dutch: zesde
- European Spanish: sexto
- Finnish: kuudes
- French: sixième
- German: sechster
- Greek: έκτος
- Italian: sesto
- Japanese: 六番目の
- Korean: 6분의 1
- Norwegian: sjette
- Polish: szósty
- European Portuguese: sexto
- Romanian: al șaselea
- Russian: шестой
- Spanish: sexto
- Swedish: sjätte
- Thai: ที่หก
- Turkish: altıncı
- Ukrainian: шостий
- Vietnamese: thứ sáu thứ tự
Definition of sixth from the Collins English Dictionary
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