Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


As his majesty is in such a hurry to get them, I promise you to take my longest strides.

Its longest exponent is Comte, its broadest Mill and its thickest Spencer.

The earliest and longest ever known in the present century was in 1829.

He soon discovered, of course, that the longest pole knocked the persimmon.

I expect to be back in my place ten days from now at the longest.

The end came, as it always does, even after the longest expectation, with a rush.

And the person that draws the longest slip must be the one to find our Eldorado.

The honor of drawing the longest slip was not, it appeared, a coveted one.

The length of tunnels varies greatly; the longest are about a mile.

They were quite the longest three hours in his varied experience.