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Definition of "thirty-seventh" [thirty-seventh]

  • The ordinal form of the number thirty-seven, describing a person or thing in position number 37 of a sequence. (noun)
  • One of thirty-seven equal parts of a whole. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "thirty-seventh" in a sentence
  • "On the one hundred thirty-seventh floor, a hawk spreads its wings and lunges for the sky."
  • "Of the forty-six countries for which data were available, Russia had only the thirty-seventh highest rate of victimization by burglary, the twenty-third highest for theft of personal property, and the twenty-fourth highest for assault with force."
  • "Oh lordy, I am going to be staining trim until my thirty-seventh birthday -- at which point, coincidentally, I will be un-grounded from all the smartass remarks I made as a child that made my mother say, "All right for you, kid, you're grounded until you're thirty-seven," so that'll be a good milestone, un-grounded and done with staining the trim."