Usage examples for fifth

  1. The first session of the Thirty- fifth Congress began on the 7th of December, 1857. President Buchanan's first message was largely concerned with the affairs of Kansas. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  2. A very sudden winter storm had come up and was at its worst on the morning of the fifth. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer
  3. Pat your hands and knees, The fifth of May, The old lady likes sweet potatoes every day. – The Chinese Boy and Girl by Isaac Taylor Headland
  4. That might do in Alexandria in the fifth century. – From the Easy Chair, series 3 by George William Curtis
  5. The group, which was entirely female, stared round and down at her in astonished silence, and shook its heads; and as she saw Mr. Twist being turned away for the fifth time in the distance a wave of red despair came over her, and she said, reproach in her voice and tears in her eyes, " But somebody's got to be the Sacks." – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  6. They passed at least four doors before O'Dowd stopped and threw open the fifth on that side of the hall. – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. It is right on Fifth Avenue. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  8. On the twenty- fifth I'll have the money ready at the Dry Town bank. – Six Feet Four by Jackson Gregory
  9. Then the next boy did likewise; then the third and the fourth and the fifth! – Flash-lights from the Seven Seas by William L. Stidger Commentator: Bishop Francis J. McConnell
  10. They say he runs the hundred in ten and a fifth. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  11. Three girls fainted on the fifth floor and two on the sixth next morning. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  12. " The fifth key," whispered a scared little voice in his ear. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  13. On the fifth night, Archie, who was the one that always went into the galley, was much longer than usual in finding the pies. – Frank on a Gun-Boat by Harry Castlemon
  14. Last year the first steamboat from Kingston arrived here on the fifth of April. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  15. On the fifth day she was sitting up. – Maximina by Armando Palacio Valdés
  16. It was the fifth round, and Chook was waiting for an opening to finish his man before the police came up, when a surprising thing happened. – Jonah by Louis Stone
  17. This is done on the evening of the fifth day. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  18. " I have saved the fifth dance from this for you, and you are also to take me in to supper. – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  19. Fifth, the Bardi chapel. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  20. Fifth and Cheaper Edition. – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain