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[fawrth-lee, fohrth-] /ˈfɔrθ li, ˈfoʊrθ-/
in the fourth place; fourth.
Origin of fourthly
First recorded in 1520-30; fourth + -ly Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • fourthly, we have to speak of the manner in which a church is consecrated.

  • fourthly, there is tradition, giving her name to all those forms.

    Ariadne Florentina John Ruskin
  • fourthly, I was still uncertain whether I should have it in my power to become the purchaser.

    The Quadroon Mayne Reid
  • fourthly, brave that we may not be morbid and gloomy and thus depress them.

    Peak's Island Ford Paul
  • fourthly, he was not to smoke without changing his coat, or to eat the sugar when any one was looking.

    Ravenshoe Henry Kingsley
  • fourthly, its actual cost could be more accurately foretold.

    James B. Eads Louis How
  • fourthly state the reasons why he would profit by your death.

    The Orange Girl Walter Besant
  • fourthly, your animating and assisting of others to such endeuours.

    A New Orchard And Garden William Lawson
  • fourthly: They shall not enter our townes, but send word they are new Englishmen.

    The Colonial Cavalier Maud Wilder Goodwin

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