Associations to the word «Twentieth»


TWENTIETH, adjective. The ordinal form of the number twenty.
TWENTIETH, noun. A person or thing in the twentieth position.
TWENTIETH, noun. One of twenty equal parts of a whole.

Dictionary definition

TWENTIETH, noun. Position 20 in a countable series of things.
TWENTIETH, adjective. Coming next after the nineteenth in position.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.