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sixthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

us   /sɪksθ/
(in the position of) the number 6 in a series; 6th: This skater is ranked sixth in the world. [C] We leave on the sixth of June.
A sixth is one of six equal parts of something.
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sixthordinal number

uk   /sɪksθ/ us   /sɪksθ/
A2 6th written as a word: I have to return my library books on the sixth (of July). Jim was/came sixth in the 100 metres.

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sixthnoun [C]

uk   /sɪksθ/ us   /sɪksθ/
(Definition of sixth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sixth”
in Arabic السّادِس…
in Korean 여섯 번쨰, 6번째…
in Portuguese forma ordinal de seis…
in Catalan sisè…
in Japanese (6thの文字表記)6番目の, 第6の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第六(的)…
in Turkish altıncı…
in Russian шестой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第六(的)…
in Italian sesto…
in Polish szósty…
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