Usage examples for fourth

  1. To Confess the Truth, he had no less than three ty'd up behind his Horse, and a fourth he held in his Hand. – An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews by Conny Keyber
  2. It was Conaran's fourth daughter. – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  3. This was the fourth day. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  4. The fourth form is the square thread shown in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  5. Sheep may be given about one- fourth the dose recommended for cattle. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  6. Next year, the fourth, it did better. – Woodland Tales by Ernest Seton-Thompson
  7. Regina took the fourth bowl and a piece of bread and went out. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  8. Three women hanged, a fourth tried, by the local authorities. – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein
  9. One fourth of all children born did not live to the age of ten, most dying in their first year. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  10. The fourth person present in the room, who sat with his book at some distance, had turned his eyes upon Otway with a look of peculiar interest. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  11. It seemed very still here on the fourth level of Vokal's palace. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  12. He read the song aloud for the fourth time. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  13. He stayed away for three days; on the evening of the fourth she sent for him. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  14. The apostolic authorship of the fourth gospel and the first epistle of John is sustained by a mass of evidence that cannot be set aside. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  15. Fourth and last came the famous Neapolitans of Marquis Trevico. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  16. The fourth this: You go. – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  17. After the fourth move every square must be attacked or occupied, but no queen must then attack another. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  18. It was always in the fourth class that the first communion was made; that is, when the girls stayed one year in each class. – Balcony Stories by Grace E. King