- next after the twenty-fourth; being the ordinal number for 25.
- being one of 25 equal parts.
- a twenty-fifth part, especially of one (1/25).
- the twenty-fifth member of a series.
Examples from the Web for twenty-fifth
Contemporary Examples of twenty-fifth
Friday the twenty-fifth was declared Shuhada Friday and Last Chance Friday.Ahdaf Soueif’s Cairo: Remembering A City Wracked By The Arab Spring
January 26, 2014
Historical Examples of twenty-fifth
Read at the twenty-fifth anniversary of the founding of the state of Kansas.The Works of Whittier, Volume VII (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
It happened on the twenty-fifth of January, in a very cold winter.
"You 're the twenty-fifth that has left me," said he, mournfully.That Boy Of Norcott's
Charles James Lever
He worked there till his twenty-fifth year, when he went to Paris.The Bow, Its History, Manufacture and Use
On the twenty-fifth of May they entered the harbor of which they were in search.Ferdinand De Soto, The Discoverer of the Mississippi
John S. C. Abbott