Definition of Twenty-fourth

1. Adjective. Coming next after the twenty-third in position.

Exact synonyms: 24th
Similar to: Ordinal



Definition of Twenty-fourth

1. Adjective. The ordinal form of the number twenty-four. ¹

2. Noun. The person or thing in the twenty-fourth position. ¹

3. Noun. One of twenty-four equal parts of a whole. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Twenty-fourth

twenty-fifths
twenty-first
twenty-firsts
twenty-five
twenty-five-eight
twenty-five-thousander
twenty-five-thousanders
twenty-five/eight
twenty-five past
twenty-five percent
twenty-five to
twenty-four
twenty-four hours
twenty-four seven
twenty-fourmo
twenty-fourth (current term)
twenty-fourths
twenty-minute egg
twenty-nail dystrophy
twenty-nine
twenty-ninth
twenty-ninths
twenty-one
twenty-one hundred
twenty-oneth
twenty-past
twenty-second
twenty-seconds
twenty-seven
twenty-seventh

Literary usage of Twenty-fourth

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1. United States Statutes at Large: Containing the Laws and Concurrent by United States (1868)
"For pay of two teachers, under the direction of the President, per third article treaty twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and fifty- seven, ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"But, since no extra day could be inserted in February, 1700, the twenty-fourth and twenty-fifth of this month had to be treated as the sixth day of the moon ..."

3. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1866)
"... in being unexpectedly called to take charge of the unwieldy and extremely miscellaneous train. On the morning of the twenty-fourth, the expedition ..."

4. The Congressional Globe by United States Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, George A. Bailey, Franklin Rives (1857)
"For permanent annuity in money, per fourth article treaty twenty-fourth ... shop, per eighth article treaty twenty-fourth Jsi uary, eighteen hundred and ..."

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