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See definition of longest on Dictionary.com
  • adj.extended in space or time
  • adj.interminable, excessive in length

synonyms for longest

  • deep
  • great
  • high
  • lengthy
  • protracted
  • tall
  • continued
  • elongate
  • elongated
  • enduring
  • enlarged
  • expanded
  • lasting
  • lengthened
  • lingering
  • prolonged
  • running
  • stretch
  • stretched
  • stretching
  • sustained
  • towering
  • distant
  • drawn out
  • extensive
  • far-off
  • far-reaching
  • faraway
  • gangling
  • lanky
  • lofty
  • longish
  • outstretched
  • rangy
  • remote
  • spread out
  • spun out
  • stringy

antonyms for longest

MOST RELEVANT
  • ignorant
  • little
  • low
  • short
  • small
  • soft
  • unimportant
  • weak
  • abbreviated
  • abridged
  • ephemeral
  • evanescent
  • fleeting
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How to use longest in a sentence

All please noteHis wondrous height and girth; He has the longest legs and throatOf anything on earth.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Old feuds were settled in the old way and six inches of steel were more potent than the longest Order in Council.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Then the general started out to secure the longest and heaviest pair of cavalry sabres he could find in Rome.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
On the Great Western line the longest is the Box tunnel, 3,123 yards in length.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
He who keeps up such entertainment longest and kills most of the said animals is most respected.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The Cozadores (huntsmen) are the longest, and the Trabucos (blunderbusses) the fattest.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Both sides settled down to steady hard pounding, and it remained to be seen which would pound the hardest and the longest.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
But the longest red-letter day has its ending, and time and tide beckon one with the brutality of an impatient jailer.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
Party spirit ran high; and the contests were among the fiercest and the longest of which there is any record in our history.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
It was perhaps never so true as it is today that, as in law so in war, the longest purse finally wins.
THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYSMAHATMA GANDHI
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