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Definitions for greatest
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greatest, sterling(a), superlative(adj)

    highest in quality

Freebase

  1. Greatest

    Greatest is a greatest hits compilation album released in 1998 by the band Duran Duran.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'greatest' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2002

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'greatest' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3355

How to pronounce greatest?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say greatest in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of greatest in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of greatest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of greatest in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Carlyle:

    What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    I will be campaigning in support of the Liberty Union utility proposal which calls for the public ownership of Vermont's private electric companies without compensation to the banks and wealthy stockholders who own the vast majority of stock in these companies, i will also be calling for public ownership of New England Telephone company -- which is probably the single greatest rip-off company in America.

  3. Theresa May:

    Mr President, Sir Winston Churchill once said that 'to have the United States at our side was, to me, the greatest joy', the spirit of friendship and co-operation between our countries, our leaders and our people, that most special of relationships, has a long and proud history. Now, for the benefit of all our people, let us work together to build a more prosperous future.

  4. Anthony Kennedy:

    It has been the greatest honor and privilege to serve our nation in the federal judiciary for 43 years, 30 of those years on the Supreme Court.

  5. Elbert Hubbard:

    The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Images & Illustrations of greatest

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