Definition of Fourths

1. Noun. (plural of fourth) ¹



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Definition of Fourths

1. fourth [n] - See also: fourth

Fourths Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fourths

fourth officials
fourth part
fourth person
fourth power
fourth slip
fourth slips
fourth stage of labour
fourth stomach
fourth turbinated bone
fourth ventricle
fourth wall
fourthly
fourthness
fourths (current term)
fourties
fourty
fous
fouse
foussa
foussas
foustier
foustiest
fousty
fouter
foutered
foutering
fouters
fouth

Literary usage of Fourths

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

1. The Constitution of the United States of America by United States (1920)
"... was declared in a proclamation of the Secretary of State, dated September-25, 1804, to have been ratified by three-fourths of the States. r ..."

2. Studies in History and Jurisprudence by James Bryce Bryce (1901)
"It was practically impossible to obtain a majority of three-fourths of the States for an amendment dealing with slavery or with State sovereignty. ..."

3. Studies in History and Jurisprudence by James Bryce Bryce (1901)
"means was one consisting of a two-thirds majority of each House and a three-fourths majority of the States (acting either through Conventions or through ..."

4. The Constitution of the United States by United States, Robert Desty, Albert J. Brunner (1884)
"... as Part of this Constitution, when ratified by the Legislatures of three fourths of the several States, 01 by Conventions in three fourths thereof, ..."

5. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"The city, by its proper officers under its seal, certified that the city did subscribe the stock "upon the written petition of three fourths of the legal ..."

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