Five in a sentence

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Definition of Five

  • Four and one added; one more than four.
  • The number next greater than four, and less than six; five units or objects.
  • A symbol representing this number, as 5, or V.
  • a playing card or a domino or a die whose upward face shows five pips
  • a team that plays basketball
  • the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one

How to use five in a sentence. Five pronunciation.

After five years I left, with a bald head at twenty-nine, and a little book of noble thoughts-Tips for the Tired, or Things you can say To-day on what you can do to-morrow.
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Though I am in truth a Turk, and those who serve and rob me here are Turks, yet the fellah is the same as he was five thousand years ago.
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Five human beings on whom his terrible anger fell in times past had been thrust into it alive.
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Ardab-A measure equivalent to five English bushels.
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Just search by the first five letters of the filename you want, as it appears in our Newsletters.
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The main street consisted of four or five blocks of little white frame stores which were too high to sit down on, but not too high for various other purposes; in fact, hardly high enough.
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They were popularly known as the "Irish Brigade," though there were only four or five Irishmen among all the Governor's retainers.
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It was yellow pine timber land-a dense forest of trees a hundred feet high and from one to five feet through at the butt.
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By official measurement the lake in its centre is one thousand five hundred and twenty-five feet deep!
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During a part of the previous year it had sold at five hundred a ton, in gold, and during the winter before that there was such scarcity of the article that in several instances small quantities had brought eight hundred dollars a ton in coin!
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A very common calculation is that many of our mines will yield five hundred dollars to the ton.
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Six of the cabins were strung along one side of a deep canyon, and the other five faced them.
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To do either was plainly the labor of months; for we could blast and bore only a few feet a day-some five or six.
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And if I stay at home, 'tis only to make an Ass of thee whilst thou'rt abroad; for where thou get'st one Shilling a Broad, I get Five at Home.
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Five Shillings is the lowest Price I take of any; and that you are like to give me before you and I part; and so shut the Door upon him.
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And therefore that afternoon, pretends to have Receive'd a Letter obliging him to meet a Gentleman the next Morning between Four and Five a Clock at _Westminster_ to treat with him about a parcel of Goods which he was to go and see, and should not be back again till nine a Clock.
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Before I proceed, pray tell me the Price of that Diamond Ring you wear upon your Finger: Why what wou'd you do with that, replies the Beau; I woud'nt part with my Ring for an hundred Guineas, for it cost me above Four-score, and I had a great Peniworth in it; and if you'd have me to give her that, this is all Trick and Cheat; and I am only Funn'd out of five Guineas for nothing.
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The Spark was satisfied with the enjoyment of his Lady, and that Itch now was Cur'd; he only wanted back his Ring, or else his fifty Guineas, that he might demand it of her Husband; and now reflecting on his short liv'd Pleasure, he truly judg'd that he had bought it at too dear a Rate, altho' he should be only at the Five Guineas Charge he gave the Bawd.
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Sennight; and charg'd him to meet her then at five a Clock, at _Paul's Wharf_; and she wou'd then give him such another Treat.
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As the distance from the station was only five minutes' walk, the stranger naturally came on foot.
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Examples of Five

Example #1
I lost my hair worrying, but I learned to be patient.
Example #2
We had good hands, but it had the joker.
Example #3
What Joseph the Israelite did, thou canst do; for I am no more unjust than was that Rameses whom Joseph served.
Example #4
The ages have gone, and the rest of the world has changed, but Egypt is the same Egypt, the Nile rises and falls, and the old lean years and fat years come and go.
Example #5
Two were slaves, one was an enemy, one an invader of his harem, and one was a woman, his wife, his favourite, the darling of his heart.
Example #6
There was one cage dedicated to vengeance.