nearest, nighest, closest(adverb)
(superlative of `near' or `close') within the shortest distance
"that was the time he came nearest to death"
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nearest' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4630
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nearest' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3610
The numerical value of nearest in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of nearest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A good friend is my nearest relation.
Abject terror, climb up the nearest tree.
Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Why don't you take them out the nearest door instead of walking them through the whole place?
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