Definitions for quintessential

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word quintessential

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quintessential(adj)

    representing the perfect example of a class or quality

Wiktionary

  1. quintessential(Adjective)

    Of the nature of a quintessence (in all senses); ultimate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quintessential(adj)

    of the nature of a quintessence; purest

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quintessential in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quintessential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. R. W. Alger:

    Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.

  2. Jackie Speier:

    I have a very vivid recollection of that experience, it was the quintessential issue around womanhood.

  3. Michelle Vo:

    I get that the old design is cool. It's kind of quintessential 1980s, and it's like an old friend we don't want to leave behind, but it's OK to have a new friend, too.

  4. Reilly Flaherty:

    I think what people are finding that this is a pretty humorous, quintessential New York story of this person who goes 50% with trying to have a nice deed but ends up coming off with an asterisk at the end.

  5. Gareth Hutton:

    The tour embraces that quintessential feeling of what winter should really be like -- powdery snow, snow-capped trees and those amazing skies, not only are the northern lights spectacular, but the long winter sunsets are pretty magical, too.

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