Usage examples for fourth

  1. He stayed away for three days; on the evening of the fourth she sent for him. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  2. 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
  3. It was Conaran's fourth daughter. – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  4. 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
  5. This was the fourth day. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  6. He read the song aloud for the fourth time. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  7. The fourth form is the square thread shown in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  8. Will it be to the extent of one- fourth or one half of their earnings? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. Sheep may be given about one- fourth the dose recommended for cattle. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  10. 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
  11. Regina took the fourth bowl and a piece of bread and went out. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  12. 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
  13. The fourth this: You go. – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  14. I intend to give you a full ackount of the celebrashin of the Fourth at Downingville. – Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia by Seba Smith
  15. 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
  16. Fourth and last came the famous Neapolitans of Marquis Trevico. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  17. Three women hanged, a fourth tried, by the local authorities. – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein
  18. It seemed very still here on the fourth level of Vokal's palace. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  19. Next year, the fourth it did better. – Woodland Tales by Ernest Seton-Thompson
  20. 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