nineteenth Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “nineteenth” - English Dictionary

"nineteenth" in American English

See all translations

nineteenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

us   /ˌnɑɪnˈtinθ/
(in the position of) the number 19 in a series; 19th: I was nineteenth in line to renew my driver’s license. [C] Our next meeting is on the nineteenth of June.
A nineteenth is one of nineteen equal parts of something.
(Definition of nineteenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"nineteenth" in British English

See all translations

nineteenthordinal number

uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/
19th written as a word: The new term starts on the nineteenth (of September).

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

nineteenthnoun [C]

uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/
(Definition of nineteenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nineteenth”
in Arabic التاسِع عَشر…
in Korean 19번째, 열 아홉 번째…
in Portuguese décimo nono…
in Catalan dinovè…
in Japanese (19thの文字表記)19番目, 第19…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十九(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十九(的)…
in Italian diciannovesimo…
What is the pronunciation of nineteenth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

environment

the air, water, and land in or on which people, animals, and plants live

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More