Eighth - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- one part in eight equal parts (syn: one-eighth)
An eighth of a pound is two ounces.
I'm planning to leave on the eighth (=the eighth day of the month).
Henry the Eighth
The manager decided to change pitchers in the eighth inning.
She represents the eighth congressional district.
He hit a double in the eighth inning.
...in the eighth round he delivered a stinger that knocked his opponent flat...
My regiment was brigaded with the Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Regiments.
The Eighth Army had suffered a crushing defeat.
Henry the Eighth wanted a male heir to ensure the Tudor line of succession.
to the eighth grade but not beyond
the break in the eighth frame cost him the match