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


Mouldings are often the surest guides in helping us to ascertain the date of a building.

But a view of the town is one of the surest rules for a gross estimate.

Who cannot perceive in these words the surest marks of prepossession and fear?

"The surest way to the gallows of all," laughed Andre-Louis.

Self-pity is the surest, yet the most insidious foe to self-poise.

I wanted to bring them along but Dr. Hewitt said it'd be the surest way to the undertaker.

It is the best and surest way to get on, but it must be skilfully used.

Of all places in the world, a club is the surest focus of speculation.

In his view it was the surest means of getting to perdition.

The incidents of the legend become the hero's surest passport to immortality.