Definitions for quintessential
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representing the perfect example of a class or quality
Of the nature of a quintessence (in all senses); ultimate.
of the nature of a quintessence; purest
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
I have a very vivid recollection of that experience, it was the quintessential issue around womanhood.
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.
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.
“As master builders, we are blending architectural and planning skills, plus business and financial disciplines, to produce superbly balanced communities. I consider The Irvine Company land a quintessential opportunity and challenge for anyone in real estate.”
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- von Grund auf, durch und durch, der Inbegriff des/der...German
- quintaesencial, por excelenciaSpanish
- tyypillinen, pohjimmainenFinnish
- សារវន្ត, សារគតិ, ខ្លឹមសារKhmer
- ultimat, kvintessensenNorwegian
- quintessencial, quinta-essencialPortuguese
- оновной, типичныйRussian
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