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- adv. In the fourth place; fourth in a row.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In the fourth place.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In the fourth place.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in the fourth place
Sunday pushing a discourse -- which was good up to the "fourthly" -- into the "seventhly."
It is like 'fourthly' and 'fifthly' in a sermon: you never know where it may lead you.
His father had marked out his plan of life; but Jethro had had enough to do with the church on hot summer Sundays, when "fourthly" and "sixthly" lulled him into a pleasing coma, and when even the shimmer of Mrs. Chase's shot silk failed to awaken his deep eyes to their accustomed delight in fabric and color.
Sundays, when "fourthly" and "sixthly" lulled him into a pleasing coma, and when even the shimmer of Mrs. Chase's shot silk failed to awaken his deep eyes to their accustomed delight in fabric and color.
"First of all there's the pay level at the very top; secondly there's the number of people who get more than £150,000; thirdly there's the number of people who are deemed to be senior managers; and fourthly there's the whole issue of fairness across the board, with senior managers getting some deals which don't apply to others."
Seondly Bush added nearly 5 trillion to the deficits, thirdly government grew by some 35%, fourthly privatization is a form of socialism!!
Thirdly there were a great many people there, and among them a large number of handsomely dressed ladies, which made a very bright picture and a very pleasing one to see; fourthly the music was very fine, and fifthly the refreshments were excellent; but I have not put the different "heads" in proper order.
And fourthly because it looks increasingly like being in Afghanistan does not in fact protect us from terrorism.
Thirdly, I'll admit to being enthralled by her, and fourthly, having just finished a spell on the rack I was perhaps thinking less clearly than usual.
And fourthly the United States enhanced engagement, again much touted, in Afghanistan.