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Definition of Sixteenth

Sixteenth n. means: The next in order after the fifteenth; the sixth after the tenth.

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Sixteenth n. means: The next in order after the fifteenth; the sixth after the tenth.

Meaning of Sixteenth

Sixteenth (n.) means: The next in order after the fifteenth; the sixth after the tenth.

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Sixteenth (n.): An interval comprising two octaves and a second.

Sixteenth (a.): Sixth after the tenth; next in order after the fifteenth.

Seventeenth (a.): Next in order after the sixteenth; coming after sixteen others.

Sixteenth (n.): The next in order after the fifteenth; the sixth after the tenth.

Seventeenth (n.): The next in order after the sixteenth; one coming after sixteen others.

Monkey (n.): A small trading vessel of the sixteenth century.

Sixteenth (a.): Constituting or being one of sixteen equal parts into which anything is divided.

Ounce (n.): A weight, the sixteenth part of a pound avoirdupois, and containing 437/ grains.

Nail (a.): A measure of length, being two inches and a quarter, or the sixteenth of a yard.

Allecret (n.): A kind of light armor used in the sixteenth century, esp. by the Swiss.

Anna (n.): An East Indian money of account, the sixteenth of a rupee, or about 2/ cents.

Cogware (n.): A coarse, narrow cloth, like frieze, used by the lower classes in the sixteenth century.

Cocktail (n.): A horse, not of pure breed, but having only one eighth or one sixteenth impure blood in his veins.

Fippenny bit (): The Spanish half real, or one sixteenth of a dollar, -- so called in Pennsylvania and the adjacent States.

Bodleian (a.): Of or pertaining to Sir Thomas Bodley, or to the celebrated library at Oxford, founded by him in the sixteenth century.

Reformer (n.): One of those who commenced the reformation of religion in the sixteenth century, as Luther, Melanchthon, Zwingli, and Calvin.

Sacramentarian (n.): A name given in the sixteenth century to those German reformers who rejected both the Roman and the Lutheran doctrine of the holy eucharist.

Regal (n.): A small portable organ, played with one hand, the bellows being worked with the other, -- used in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Sabbaton (n.): A round-toed, armed covering for the feet, worn during a part of the sixteenth century in both military and civil dress.

Waterlandian (n.): One of a body of Dutch Anabaptists who separated from the Mennonites in the sixteenth century; -- so called from a district in North Holland denominated Waterland.

Reformation (n.): Specifically (Eccl. Hist.), the important religious movement commenced by Luther early in the sixteenth century, which resulted in the formation of the various Protestant churches.

Libertine (n.): One of a sect of Anabaptists, in the fifteenth and early part of the sixteenth century, who rejected many of the customs and decencies of life, and advocated a community of goods and of women.

Sixteenth (n.): The quotient of a unit divided by sixteen; one of sixteen equal parts of one whole.

Horse-chestnut (n.): The tree itself, which was brought from Constantinople in the beginning of the sixteenth century, and is now common in the temperate zones of both hemispheres. The native American species are called buckeyes.

Prutenic (a.): Prussian; -- applied to certain astronomical tables published in the sixteenth century, founded on the principles of Copernicus, a Prussian.

Group (n.): A number of eighth, sixteenth, etc., notes joined at the stems; -- sometimes rather indefinitely applied to any ornament made up of a few short notes.

Cinquecento (n. & a.): The sixteenth century, when applied to Italian art or literature; as, the sculpture of the Cinquecento; Cinquecento style.

Virginal (n.): An instrument somewhat resembling the spinet, but having a rectangular form, like the small piano. It had strings and keys, but only one wire to a note. The instrument was used in the sixteenth century, but is now wholly obsolete. It was sometimes called a pair of virginals.

Composite (v. t.): Belonging to a certain order which is composed of the Ionic order grafted upon the Corinthian. It is called also the Roman or the Italic order, and is one of the five orders recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. See Capital.

Ionic (a.): Pertaining to the Ionic order of architecture, one of the three orders invented by the Greeks, and one of the five recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. Its distinguishing feature is a capital with spiral volutes. See Illust. of Capital.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Sixteenth

Meaning of louis (2)

louis (2) means: Want to buy a louis?, Refers to a sixteenth of an ounce of hashish, which has always been a popular drug in UK playgrounds. (ed: It has? I really must've led a sheltered life). After Louis XVI (sixteenth).

Meaning of SPOON

SPOON means: sixteenth of an ounce

Meaning of LOUIS

LOUIS means: sixteenth (1/16th)

Meaning of teenth

teenth means: Noun. Drug parlance for a sixteenth of an ounce.

Meaning of trollop

trollop means: n woman of loose morals. This is a somewhat antiquated equivalent of “tart,” and was sixteenth-century slang for a prostitute.

Meaning of Kenning

Kenning means: Sixteenth:century term for a sea distance at which high land could be observed from a ship. Varied between 14 and 22 miles according to average atmospheric conditions in a given area.

Meaning of TEENTH

TEENTH means: Teenth is drug slang for a sixteenth of an ounce.

Meaning of LOUIS

LOUIS means: Louis is British slang for a sixteenth of an ounce of marijuana. Louis is American slang for a left−hand turn.

Meaning of LOUIE

LOUIE means: Louie is British slang for a sixteenth of an ounce of marijuana. Louie is American slang for a left−hand turn.

Meaning of STEENTH

STEENTH means: Steenth was American slang for sixteenth.Steenth is American slang for the latest in a long series.

Meaning of Davy Jones

Davy Jones means: (1) Nautical slang for the spirit of the sea, usually in the form of a sea devil. Davy Jones's Locker is the bottom of the sea, the final resting place of sunken ships, articles lost or thrown overboard, and of men buried at sea. (2) This expression is believed to be from the story that Davy Jones was the owner of a sixteenth-century London pub where unwary sailors were drugged and put in lockers and then awoke aboard ship to find they had been 'recruited' into the Navy.

Meaning of Commander

Commander means: The rank of commander evolved in smaller types of early warships. In the larger warships of the sixteenth century, the captain would have a master as his chief navigator, while he commanded the firing of the guns, but in smaller ships the two offices were combined, as master and commander. The master and part was dropped in the mid-eighteenth century, but it was not until 1794 that the rank officially existed in the Royal Navy.

Meaning of Sixteenth

Sixteenth means: An interval comprising two octaves and a second.

Meaning of Sixteenth

Sixteenth means: Sixth after the tenth; next in order after the fifteenth.

Meaning of Seventeenth

Seventeenth means: Next in order after the sixteenth; coming after sixteen others.

Meaning of Sixteenth

Sixteenth means: The next in order after the fifteenth; the sixth after the tenth.

Meaning of Seventeenth

Seventeenth means: The next in order after the sixteenth; one coming after sixteen others.

Meaning of Monkey

Monkey means: A small trading vessel of the sixteenth century.

Meaning of Sixteenth

Sixteenth means: Constituting or being one of sixteen equal parts into which anything is divided.

Meaning of Ounce

Ounce means: A weight, the sixteenth part of a pound avoirdupois, and containing 437/ grains.

Meaning of Nail

Nail means: A measure of length, being two inches and a quarter, or the sixteenth of a yard.

Meaning of Allecret

Allecret means: A kind of light armor used in the sixteenth century, esp. by the Swiss.

Meaning of Anna

Anna means: An East Indian money of account, the sixteenth of a rupee, or about 2/ cents.

Meaning of Cogware

Cogware means: A coarse, narrow cloth, like frieze, used by the lower classes in the sixteenth century.

Meaning of Cocktail

Cocktail means: A horse, not of pure breed, but having only one eighth or one sixteenth impure blood in his veins.

Meaning of Fippenny bit

Fippenny bit means: The Spanish half real, or one sixteenth of a dollar, -- so called in Pennsylvania and the adjacent States.

Meaning of Bodleian

Bodleian means: Of or pertaining to Sir Thomas Bodley, or to the celebrated library at Oxford, founded by him in the sixteenth century.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Brotherliness

Brotherliness means: The state or quality of being brotherly.

Meaning of Crewelwork

Crewelwork means: Embroidery in crewels, commonly done upon some plain material, such as linen.

Meaning of Indefective

Indefective means: Not defective; perfect; complete.

Meaning of Loose

Loose means: To untie or unbind; to free from any fastening; to remove the shackles or fastenings of; to set free; to relieve.

Meaning of Sable

Sable means: Of the color of the sable's fur; dark; black; -- used chiefly in poetry.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of OUCH−HOUSE

OUCH−HOUSE means: Ouch−house is British slang for a rough pub or club.

Meaning of BATTLE

BATTLE means: IT USED TO BE THAT A POWER MOVE WAS ALL TYPES OF SPINS THAT LOOKED POWERFUL..BUT AS IT HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED..ANYTHING THAT TAKES STRENGTH IS POWER...(LOOK AT CRUMBS)

Meaning of Cooling yer heels

Cooling yer heels means: Staying for a while. "He'll be cooling his heels in the pokey."

Meaning of Kookie

Kookie means: Nuts, in the nicest possible way

Meaning of sap

sap means: To study. The police sapped all the strikers and chased them away.

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