Seventh Definition

sĕvənth
noun
The one following the sixth.
Webster's New World
The ordinal number matching the number seven in a series.
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Any of the seven equal parts of something;17
Webster's New World
The seventh tone of an ascending diatonic scale, or a tone six degrees above or below any given tone in such a scale; leading tone; subtonic.
Webster's New World
The interval between two such tones, or a combination of them.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
one-seventh
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adjective
Preceded by six others in a series; 7th.
Webster's New World
Designating any of the seven equal parts of something.
Webster's New World

The ordinal form of the number seven.

Wiktionary
adverb
In the seventh place, rank, group, etc.
Webster's New World
abbreviation
7th, 7th; (in names of monarchs and popes) VII.
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Other Word Forms of Seventh

Noun

Singular:
seventh
Plural:
sevenths

Origin of Seventh

  • Middle English alteration of sefende from Old English seofunda from seofon seven seven

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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