tenth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tenth” in the English Dictionary

"tenth" in British English

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tenthordinal number

uk   us   /tenθ/
10th written as a word: This is his tenth ​year of ​working for the ​company. Our next ​meeting is on the tenth (ofApril). The ​team was/came tenth in the ​league.

tenthnoun [C]

uk   us   /tenθ/
one of ten ​equalparts of something: He ​receives a tenth of the ​profits.
(Definition of tenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tenthadjective, adverb, noun

 us   /tenθ/
See at ten .
[C] (in the ​position of) the ​number 10 in a ​series; 10th: My ​sisterspoke tenth, ​right after me. [C] It was the tenth of May. [C] A tenth is one of ten ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of tenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tenth”
in Arabic العاشِر…
in Korean 10번째…
in Portuguese décimo…
in Catalan desè, dècim…
in Japanese (10th の文字表記)10番目の, 第10の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十(的)…
in Turkish onuncu…
in Russian десятый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十(的)…
in Italian decimo…
in Polish dziesiąty…
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