next after the fourteenth; being the ordinal number for 15.
being one of 15 equal parts.
a fifteenth part, especially of one (1/15).
the fifteenth member of a series.
Music. the interval of two octaves.
the fraction equal to one divided by 15 (1/15)
late 14c., from fifteen + -th (1). By 15c. displacing forms derived from Old English fifteoða. Cf. Old Frisian fiftuda, Dutch vijftiende, German fünfzehnte, Old Norse fimmtandi, Gothic fimftataihunda.
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1870, prohibiting the restriction of voting rights “on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.”.
[fifth or, often, fith] /fɪfθ or, often, fɪθ/ adjective 1. next after the fourth; being the ordinal number for five. 2. being one of five equal parts. 3. Automotive. of, relating to, or operating at the gear transmission ratio at which the drive shaft speed is greater than that of fourth gear for a given […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as part of the Bill of Rights, providing chiefly that no person be required to testify against himself or herself in a criminal case and that no person be subjected to a second trial for an offense for which he or she has been […]
- Fifth avenue
One of the main thoroughfares of Manhattan. Note: The avenue is known for its fashionable shops. Note: Fifth Avenue separates the East Side of Manhattan from the West Side.