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Usage examples for sixth

  1. Her that turned me out was my sixth stepmother. – Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
  2. Until on the sixth night only one remained this fellow's enemy. – Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard by Eleanor Farjeon
  3. May 30, 1912. 6. 30 P. M. Investigator counted 5 street walkers on Sixth Avenue in the vicinity of this hotel. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  4. On Saturday, the Sixth would play the School at three o'clock. – A Dog with a Bad Name by Talbot Baines Reed
  5. The sixth is Courage. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  6. His suspicion, that sixth sense of the man of business, was relaxed. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  7. For that reason Sixth and Spring remains a busy corner, especially at certain hours of the day. – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  8. Mrs. Mason, of West Fifty- sixth Street. – Andy Grant's Pluck by Horatio Alger
  9. The sixth, who was still wandering about on the far side of the boundary of consciousness, was across Tom's shoulder. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  10. He jerked aside, perhaps warned by his scout's sixth sense more than any real knowledge of danger. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  11. It was the sixth time Trix had made the same remark in the last half hour, and she had made it each time with the same attentive deliberation as if the words were being only once spoken, though she knew she would probably have to say them at least six times more. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  12. In 1849 he was elected a Representative in the Tennessee Legislature, and was re- elected in 1851. He was elected to the State Senate in 1855. In 1859 he was elected a Representative from Tennessee to the Thirty- Sixth Congress. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  13. Late on the sixth night I was walking fast along the side of a road which led through a forest when, stopping an instant to listen, I heard a low voice shout about forty yards in front. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight
  14. On the afternoon of the sixth of March, when she came into my store. – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  15. The last lines were written on April sixth. – At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern by Myrtle Reed
  16. I would come, very late, to your room on the sixth. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  17. The fourth hit, and the fifth; the sixth missed. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  18. The same answer was given by the second daughter, the third, the fourth, the fifth, and the sixth; but his youngest daughter said-" I get my living by my own fortune." – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  19. What I say is, said Game, we want an all- round man for captain- a fellow like Bloomfield here, who's well up in the Sixth, and far away the best fellow in the eleven and the boats. – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. The sixth said, Shame on ye; I am afraid of no work, but I lie down for three weeks, and never once take my clothes off. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
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