plural sevenths \ˈse-vən(t)s, -vən(t)ths; ˈse-bəm(t)s, -bəm(t)ths\
a : a musical interval embracing seven diatonic degrees
b : a tone at this interval; specifically : leading tone
c : the harmonic combination of two tones a seventh apart
— seventh adjective or adverb
Examples of SEVENTH
- Only about a seventh of the town voted for her.
First Known Use of SEVENTH
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