Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun sixteenth

2 senses of sixteenth

Sense 1

sixteenth -- (position 16 in a countable series of things)

=> rank -- (relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority")

Sense 2

one-sixteenth, sixteenth, sixteenth part -- (one part in sixteen equal parts)

=> common fraction, simple fraction -- (the quotient of two integers)

Antonyms of adj sixteenth

1 sense of sixteenth

Sense 1

sixteenth, 16th -- (coming next after the fifteenth in position)

INDIRECT (VIA ordinal) -> cardinal -- (being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers")

Similarity of adj sixteenth

1 sense of sixteenth

Sense 1

sixteenth, 16th -- (coming next after the fifteenth in position)

=> ordinal (vs. cardinal) -- (being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh")