[ UK /fˈɜːθ/ ]
[ US /ˈfɝθ/ ]
  1. English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)
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How To Use Firth In A Sentence

  • We still don't know for certain who took them, nor have I been able to find dateable pictures of Salts chimney with a hoist at the side to find out if Levi Firth could have been the photographer.
  • The Oscar dress, a chic black number with a rouched-shoulder detail, was created for one of our judges, Livia Firth, who took ethical fashion to the red carpet this year and was featured in Vogue, on TV and in fashion gossip all around the world. Observer Ethical Awards: From Somewhere, Ethical Fashion Award
  • Southwest of the Dornoch Firth, the Sgurr Beag Thrust divides the Moine rocks into two major nappes.
  • So it was plan B and to the sea where eventually we ended up in the hide on the south side of this extensive firth on the east coast. Country diary: Cromarty Firth
  • But the fact these rigs are in the firth at all is bad news.
  • The peninsula is sandwiched between two sea lochs, Loch Fyne to the west and Loch Long to the east - the latter penetrating inland from the Firth of Clyde.
  • He told her the tales of the sea lochs and the firths that decorated the coast.
  • Look at today's news about the vomiting crusie ship up at the Cromarty Firth and ponder when was the last time the Govan yards built a cruise liner? Loose lips sink ships
  • And from every point on the coast you may get, if the weather is fine which cannot be guaranteed rapturous views across the firth to the Isle of May, with its Stevenson lighthouse. In praise of … the coast around Crail | Editorial
  • Firth Rixson was a Carlyle-held metal forgings company I ran from 2002-05. My Experience as a Private-Equity CEO
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