Synonyms of fifth


1. fifth, United States liquid unit

usage: a quantity of liquor equal to one fifth of a United States gallon

2. fifth, rank

usage: position five in a countable series of things; "he was fifth out of several hundred runners"

3. one-fifth, fifth, fifth part, twenty percent, common fraction, simple fraction

usage: one part in five equal parts

4. fifth, interval, musical interval

usage: the musical interval between one note and another five notes away from it


1. fifth, 5th, ordinal (vs. cardinal)

usage: coming next after the fourth and just before the sixth in position

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Definition and meaning of fifth (Dictionary)