greatest
greatest greatest adj. [superl. of {great}.] 1. not to be surpassed.

Syn: top. [WordNet 1.5]

2. largest in size of those under consideration.

Syn: biggest, largest. [WordNet 1.5]

3. most of. [WordNet 1.5]

4. highest in importance or degree or significance or achievement; most eminent; as, our greatest statesmen.

Syn: leading(prenominal), preeminent. [WordNet 1.5]

5. highest in quality.

Syn: sterling(prenominal), superlative. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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