Sentence Examples


  • The United States produced very nearly seven-tenths of the total " visible " cotton crops of the world.
  • - A little over seven-tenths of the total area of the county is under cultivation.
  • You boast of spending a tenth part of your income in charity; maybe you should spend the nine tenths so, and done with it.
  • Subsequently, it was decided to repeal these additional tenths, the first being abolished in 1886 and the rest in 1887.
  • Fully nine-tenths of these immigrants, including those from the mother country, were of the Latin race.