Definitions of 5

  1. being one more than four

Usage examples for 5

  1. 1916. June 5. Lost his life at sea. – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden
  2. This difference varies from 5 to 10 centimetres. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  3. He was a member of the two conventions that appointed Congressional delegates in 1774- 5. He supported the bold measures proposed by the daring Henry from which many of the patriots at first recoiled with terror and amazement. – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  4. For this reason, that any good cause which would pay a 5 per cent. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  5. 5. Why do we like to remember the brave deeds of the Greeks? – Introductory American History by Henry Eldridge Bourne Elbert Jay Benton
  6. 8400 5 per cent. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  7. 5 733. Inhabits New Holland. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2) by George Grey
  8. 5. Though the kingdom and house go, it matters not, if he keep this fast. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  9. 5. This confession of the Publican declareth, that he himself was borne up now by an almighty though invisible hand. – The Pharisee And The Publican by John Bunyan
  10. 5. " Yes or no." – Games For All Occasions by Mary E. Blain
  11. 5. Or, nothing but bread and milk. – Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles by Daniel Hack Tuke
  12. No. 5. Come this afternoon. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  13. 5 When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shalt he be charged with any business: but he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up his wife which he hath taken. – The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation. by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  14. 5 Thy 1599 etc. – Minor Poems of Michael Drayton by Michael Drayton
  15. 5- 7. Rotha bowed her head upon her book. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  16. 5, of this History. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling
  17. 5. Pelage: Short and glossy. – The Domestic Cat by Gordon Stables
  18. 4- 5 M. C. Brevoort. – The Ascent of the Matterhorn by Edward Whymper
  19. 5. Since the author's time the conditions have been completely changed by the introduction of railways. – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman
  20. No. 5. About fifty years old. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb