Synonyms

1. one-third

noun. ['ˌwənˈθɝːd'] one of three equal parts of a divisible whole.

Synonyms

  • common fraction
  • tierce
  • simple fraction

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Words that Rhyme with One Third

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Example sentences of the word one-third


1. Noun Phrase
Cut a minimum of one third of the plant height to encourage re-growth.

2. Noun Phrase
Set the height on your lawn mower blade to cut one third off the top of the blades.

3. Noun Phrase
Avoid cutting more than one third of the grass height at a time.

Quotes containing the word one-third


1. Gossip, as usual, was one-third right and two-thirds wrong*as usual, was one-third right and two-thirds wrong.
*- L.M. Montgomery, Chronicles of Avonlea


2. BFF, My Ass ~ It's a Jungle Out There! About one-third of all marriages are procured by sabotaging your best friend's happiness*Ass ~ It's a Jungle Out There! About one-third of all marriages are procured by sabotaging your best friend's happiness.
*- Beryl Dov


2. third

adjective. ['ˈθɝːd'] coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position.

Synonyms

  • tertiary
  • 3rd

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize

Etymology

  • þridda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. third

noun. ['ˈθɝːd'] one of three equal parts of a divisible whole.

Synonyms

  • common fraction
  • tierce
  • simple fraction

Antonyms

  • anteriority
  • northernness
  • external
  • internal

Etymology

  • þridda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. third

noun. ['ˈθɝːd'] the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the third of the bases in the infield (counting counterclockwise from home plate).

Synonyms

  • third base
  • position

Antonyms

  • low status
  • dominant
  • lower-class

Etymology

  • þridda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. third

adverb. ['ˈθɝːd'] in the third place.

Antonyms

  • upper-class

Etymology

  • þridda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. third

noun. ['ˈθɝːd'] following the second position in an ordering or series.

Antonyms

  • back

Etymology

  • þridda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. one

adjective. ['ˈwʌn, ˈhwʌn'] used of a single unit or thing; not two or more.

Synonyms

  • cardinal
  • ane
  • i

Antonyms

  • married
  • distributed
  • multiform
  • shared

Etymology

  • one (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. one

noun. ['ˈwʌn, ˈhwʌn'] the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number.

Synonyms

  • I
  • digit
  • 1
  • single
  • unity
  • monad
  • figure
  • monas
  • singleton

Antonyms

  • broken
  • divide
  • multiply
  • integrate

Etymology

  • one (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. one

noun. ['ˈwʌn, ˈhwʌn'] a single person or thing.

Antonyms

  • whole

Etymology

  • one (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. one

adjective. ['ˈwʌn, ˈhwʌn'] having the indivisible character of a unit.

Synonyms

  • unitary

Antonyms

  • completeness
  • fractional

Etymology

  • one (Middle English (1100-1500))
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