As nouns the difference between tenth and tent
is that tenth
is the person or thing in the tenth position while tent
is a pavilion or portable lodge consisting of skins, canvas, or some strong cloth, stretched and sustained by poles, used for sheltering persons from the weather or tent
can be (archaic|uk|scotland|dialect) attention; regard, care or tent
can be (medicine) a roll of lint or linen, or a conical or cylindrical piece of sponge or other absorbent, used chiefly to dilate a natural canal, to keep open the orifice of a wound, or to absorb discharges or tent
can be (archaic) a kind of wine of a deep red color, chiefly from galicia or malaga in spain; called also tent wine, and tinta.
As an adjective tenth
is the ordinal form of the number ten.
As a verb tent is
to go camping or tent
can be (archaic|uk|scotland|dialect) to attend to; to heed; hence, to guard; to hinder or tent
can be (medicine|sometimes|figurative) to probe or to search with a tent; to keep open with a tent.