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[twen-tee-fawrth, -fohrth, twuhn-]
  1. next after the twenty-third; being the ordinal number for 24.
  2. being one of 24 equal parts.
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  1. a twenty-fourth part, especially of one (1/24).
  2. the twenty-fourth member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for twenty-fourth

Historical Examples

  • The three regiments parading were the Eighth, Ninth and Twenty-fourth.


    Scian Dubh

  • You will see that it was filed at Brussels at noon of Sunday, the twenty-fourth.

    The Destroyer

    Burton Egbert Stevenson

  • I'm to be there on the twenty-fourth of this month, please God.

  • Twenty-fourth: After twenty-three the knife is left in the ground.

    Boy Scouts Handbook

    Boy Scouts of America

  • The twenty-fourth bore the significant name of Sanguis in the calendars.