Definition of Forty-sixth

1. Adjective. The ordinal number of forty-six in counting order.

Exact synonyms: 46th
Similar to: Ordinal



Definition of Forty-sixth

1. Numeral. (ordinal) The ordinal form of the number forty-six, describing a person or thing in position number 46 of a sequence. ¹

2. Noun. (fractional) One of forty-six equal parts of a whole. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Forty-sixth Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Forty-sixth Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Forty-sixth

forty-firsts
forty-five
forty-four
forty-fourth
forty-leven
forty-nine
forty-niner
forty-ninth
forty-ninth parallel
forty-one
forty-oneth
forty-second
forty-seven
forty-seventh
forty-six
forty-sixth (current term)
forty-spot
forty-spots
forty-third
forty-three
forty-two
forty minutes of hell
forty winks
fortyfold
fortyish
fortypenny
fortysomething
fortysomethings
forum
forum non conveniens

Literary usage of Forty-sixth

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Twenty Years of Congress: From Lincoln to Garfield ; with a Review of the by James Gillespie Blaine (1884)
"forty-sixth CONGRESS.β€” EXTRA SESSIONS. β€” ORGANIZATION OF HOUSE. ... President Hayes therefore called the forty-sixth Congress to meet in extra session on ..."

2. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1868)
"Hood's and Batte 's battalions, the Forty- sixth regiment Virginia volunteers, and one company (Captain Woods' company F), of the Twenty-third Smith ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by Great Britain Court of King's Bench, George Mifflin Wharton (1845)
"... IN THE forty-sixth YEAR OF GEORGE III. The King v. The Justices of Shropshire. 7 Etat, 549. June 19, 1806. The justices are bound by stat. 9 Geo. 1. c. ..."

4. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1854)
"forty-sixth we toast. What noble deeds of chivalry the forty-sixth have done ! ... What valour and what bravery the forty-sixth displayed, When on each ..."

5. Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties by United States, Charles Joseph Kappler (1904)
"ACTS OF forty-sixth CONGRESS- SECOND SESSION, 1880. CHAP. 39.β€”An act for the relief of certain actual settlers on the Kansas trust and Mar. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Forty-sixth

Search for Forty-sixth on Dictionary.com!Search for Forty-sixth on Thesaurus.com!Search for Forty-sixth on Google!Search for Forty-sixth on Wikipedia!

Search