[fahyv-leg-id, -legd] /ˈfaɪvˈlɛg ɪd, -ˈlɛgd/
(of a schooner) having five masts.
- Five nations championship
noun 1. (rugby Union) a former annual competition involving the national sides of England, France, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales; replaced by the Six Nations Championship in 2000
noun A police officer; the police: Why you think you and the flap can shut the Deuce down? Five-oh can’t do it [1980s+ Teenagers; fr the television police-adventure series Hawaii Five-O]
noun The fists [1940s+ Prizefight; fr the minimum weight of boxing gloves]
[fahyv-pen-ee] /ˈfaɪvˌpɛn i/ adjective 1. noting a nail 1.75 inches (4.4 cm) long. Symbol: 5d. 2. worth five pence. /ˈfaɪvpənɪ/ adjective 1. (prenominal) (US) (of a nail) one and three-quarters of an inch in length