the Fourth

Definition of the Fourth

:July 4 celebrated as a legal holiday in the U.S. in honor of the day when the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776 :Independence Day

Word by Word Definitions

fourth play
  1. : one that is number four in a series — see Table of Numbers

  2. : a musical interval (see interval 2b) embracing four tones of the diatonic scale

  3. : a tone at this interval


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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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