[fif-tee-thurd] /ˈfɪf tiˈθɜrd/
next after the fifty-second; being the ordinal number for 53.
being one of 53 equal parts.
a fifty-third part, especially of one (1/53).
the fifty-third member of a series.
[fif-tee-too] /ˈfɪf tiˈtu/ noun 1. a cardinal number, 50 plus 2. 2. a symbol for this number, as 52 or LII. 3. a set of this many persons or things. adjective 4. amounting to 52 in number.
[fig] /fɪg/ noun 1. any tree or shrub belonging to the genus Ficus, of the mulberry family, especially a small tree, F. carica, native to southwestern Asia, bearing a turbinate or pear-shaped fruit that is eaten fresh, preserved, or dried. 2. the fruit of such a tree or shrub, or of any related species. 3. […]
Figaro [(fig-uh-roh)] A scheming Spanish barber who appears as a character in eighteenth-century French plays. The operas The Marriage of Figaro, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and The Barber of Seville, by Gioacchino Rossini, are about Figaro.
- Figaro sauce
noun a hollandaise sauce with tomato puree and minced parsley, served on fish or poultry; also called sauce figaro Word Origin for the hero of The Barber of Seville and The Marriage of Figaro Usage Note cooking