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
After Thursday’s mini-storm, which should drop less than a tenth of an inch of rain west of the mountains starting around mid-morning, the region appears headed into a more stable, predictable, springtime pattern.
Andrew Arnold, a meteorologist at the agency's White Lake Office, said metro Detroit will see less than a tenth of an inch over the whole weekend, as temperatures creep close to freezing or a little bit below.
The massive North Atlantic right whale’s plates have evolved to filter and collect prey less than a tenth of an inch long — tiny invertebrate crustaceans called copepods.
By the end of the war in May 1945, an estimated 240,000 Latvians — more than a tenth of the country’s population — had settled in Displaced Persons facilities in German, Austria and other countries, according to everyculture.com.
American consumer spending risk low That could dampen consumer spending, but only marginally — by less than a tenth of a percentage point, Bostjancic says.
These include: Requiring employees under the Federal Employees Retirement System — more than nine-tenths of the workforce — to contribute more toward their retirement benefits.
The value of property loss from fires in 2017 was $1.7 million out of a total valuation of $2.9 billion or one-tenth of one percent.
The Heat then called their final timeout, with Richardson fouled with six tenths of a second to play.
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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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