Part of speech: adjective

Next in order after the seventh.

Part of speech: adjective

Being one of eight equal parts.

Part of speech: noun

One of eight equal parts.

Part of speech: adverb


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Usage examples "eighth":

  1. When it was the eighth day, the Wazirs all assembled and had speech together and said, " How shall we do with this youth, who overcometh us with his much talk? - "Supplemental Nights, Volume 1", Richard F. Burton.
  2. The fight was continued in all parts of the city from the fourth hour until near the eighth, the result being a long time uncertain: the Romans at last gained possession of the town. - "The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six", Titus Livius.
  3. He then directed James to the office of the railroad press agent, on the eighth floor. - "The Whirligig of Time", Wayland Wells Williams.