Examples of eighth in a Sentence
one eighth of the pie
An eighth of a pound is two ounces.
Recent Examples of eighth from the Web
Question 2, Chastain’s plan, sought voter support for a three-eighths-cent sales tax increase for 25 years to help pay the costs of a rapid rail and electric bus system from Vivion Road in the Northland to the Kansas City Zoo.
His 35th homer was a towering solo blast estimated at 420 feet in the Texas eighth.
Between 2014 and 2016 the program involved only one eighth of Italian towns, accommodating barely 25,000 of the 156,000 refugees currently in camps across Italy.
But Nick Vincent, who hadn’t allowed a run in his last 14 appearances covering 16 innings, gave up four straight hits to start the eighth and cut the lead to 5-2.
High jump: Jordan Anderson, Valparaiso, sophomore: Followed up his breakout freshman season with a jump of 6-4 at state, finishing in a five-way tie for eighth.
Eduardo Escobar added a solo homer for Minnesota in the eighth, when only a handful of fans remained with the game extended into Wednesday morning.
In the eighth, the Rangers had the bases loaded with less than two out for the third time.
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