[twen-tee-nahynth, twuhn-]


next after the twenty-eighth; being the ordinal number for 29.
being one of 29 equal parts.


a twenty-ninth part, especially of one (1/29).
the twenty-ninth member of a series. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of twenty-ninth

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  • I had forgotten that accursed twenty-ninth of February last year.

    A Bride of the Plains

    Baroness Emmuska Orczy

  • Even the faithful Brierly had been unable to share in this, the twenty-ninth experiment.

    The Shadow World

    Hamlin Garland

  • The next day (the twenty-ninth of February) was the day of the "Silver Wedding."

  • On the morning of the twenty-ninth, Mr. Fairbank left us on a journey.

  • On May twenty-ninth they appeared on the floor of the Convention, and won their cause.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

    William Milligan Sloane