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But the greatest danger I ever underwent in that kingdom was from a monkey, who belonged to one of the clerks of the kitchen.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
But,” said the prime minister of Flatland, starting a difficulty, “who is to be greatest chief?
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Davy read this over two or three times, in the greatest perplexity, and then gave it up in despair.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Then my luck changed and I found myself under one of the very greatest teachers of his time, Professor Huxley.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
He brings out all their power, brilliancy and careering wildness, and makes the greatest sensation of them.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He conducts this ceremony with the greatest solemnity, occasionally pronouncing these incantatory words, "Plate or shell, sah?"
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
They buried her body in the Recollect convent, with the greatest pomp possible.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Something influenced by his reasoning, Ripperda employed the greatest part of the day in writing a large packet for his son.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
These people are, I believe, the greatest speech-makers in the world; nothing can be done without speeches.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
When the method is mastered, the application of it is made with the greatest ease and pleasure.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GREATEST

  • basal
  • basic
  • central
  • chief
  • constitutive
  • essential
  • first
  • foremost
  • fundamental
  • greatest
  • highest
  • indispensable
  • leading
  • main
  • overriding
  • overruling
  • paramount
  • pivotal
  • preeminent
  • primary
  • prime
  • principal
  • ruling
  • vital
  • better
  • biggest
  • greater
  • greatest
  • larger
  • most
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