• synonyms


[fawr-tee-fawrth, -fohrth]
  1. next after the forty-third; being the ordinal number for 44.
  2. being one of 44 equal parts.
Show More
  1. a forty-fourth part, especially of one (1/44).
  2. the forty-fourth member of a series.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for forty-fourth

Historical Examples

  • She died in June, 1572, in the forty-fourth year of her age.

    Henry IV, Makers of History

    John S. C. Abbott

  • From Forty-fourth Street to the Twenties was as familiar a path as any in his life.

    The Wall Street Girl

    Frederick Orin Bartlett

  • The forty-fourth day of the fast was the busiest of all with her.

  • Pollard had said Barry walked down with him, and had left him at Forty-fourth.

    The Luminous Face

    Carolyn Wells

  • At Mechanicsville the Forty-fourth Georgia lost 65 per cent.

    Campfire and Battlefield

    Rossiter Johnson