Eighteenth - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌeɪˈtiːnθ|  American pronunciation of the word eighteenth
Brit.  |ˌeɪˈtiːnθ|  British pronunciation of the word eighteenth

noun

- position 18 in a countable series of things

adjective

- coming next after the seventeenth in position (syn: 18th)

Examples

Louis the Eighteenth

I'm planning to leave on the eighteenth (=the 18th day of the month).

He lived in the eighteenth century.

The sculpture was badly mutilated in the late eighteenth century.

the history of the play throughout the latter part of the eighteenth century is monotonously uneventful

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