Examples from the Web for eighteenth
I can't rebuild my apartment on the fifth floor while you keep your apartment on the eighteenth floor just as it is.
William Blake, the eighteenth century poet, illustrator, engraver and mystic, worked from home but lived in his imagination.
Then in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, as the cultivation of science became more general, royal academies were founded.
The unfortunate natives of the eighteenth century allowed all kinds of havoc to be played with even their best-known names.The Revival of Irish Literature|Charles Gavan Duffy
He had as little sympathy with liberty as Plato or as Bossuet, and less than the eighteenth century philosophers.The Idea of Progress|J. B. Bury
It makes light of the sixteenth century, of the seventeenth, and of the eighteenth.Ceres' Runaway|Alice Meynell
The nineteenth dynasty ended even more disastrously than the eighteenth.Patriarchal Palestine|Archibald Henry Sayce
British Dictionary definitions for eighteenth
- coming after the seventeenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc; being the ordinal number of eighteen: often written 18th
- (as noun)come on the eighteenth
- one of 18 approximately equal parts of something
- (as modifier)an eighteenth part