Examples of tenth in a Sentence
He was tenth in line.
He traded stocks for one tenth their face value.
I only paid a tenth of what you did for that jacket.
Recent Examples of tenth from the Web
That's almost a tenth of the new inventory planned or underway in Charlotte's apartment market.
That would be almost a tenth of the entire Palestinian population — men and women, children and elderly — in the West Bank and Gaza.
That is a tenth of what most males my age, with my experience and my reputation as a film actor, make.
The fee increases would raise $70 million annually, which is a tenth of what the Park Service needs just to keep the backlog from growing each year.
Vacancies for Maitland-area offices diminished from about a quarter of available space to a tenth during a three-year period that ended in early 2017, the real estate brokerage reported.
While some passengers would've been doomed in this crash (seat 7A was found a tenth of a mile from the impact) most would have a chance to live.
On The Valley, there are straight downhill tee shots on the par 4 first and par 3 tenth holes, straight uphill approach shots on the par 4 ninth and par 3 18th, along with several flatter and more manageable layouts in between.
In 2016, the gold in the world’s e-waste equaled more than a tenth of the gold mined globally that year.
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Definition of tenth for English Language Learners
: the number 10 in a series
: one of 10 equal parts of something
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