What does nearest mean?

Definitions for nearest
near·est

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nearest.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nearest, nighest, closest(adverb)

    (superlative of `near' or `close') within the shortest distance

    "that was the time he came nearest to death"

Wiktionary

  1. nearest(Adjective)

    closest to,

  2. nearest(Preposition)

    closest to

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nearest' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4630

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nearest' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3610

Anagrams for nearest »

  1. earnest, Earnest

  2. eastern

  3. estrane

  4. sterane

  5. Earnest

How to pronounce nearest?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nearest in sign language?

  1. nearest

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearest in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of nearest in a Sentence

  1. Cornelius Tacitus:

    I am my nearest neighbour.

  2. Thomas Fuller:

    A good friend is my nearest relation.

  3. Martin Slidel:

    And the nearest season is imagination.

  4. North Carolina:

    Abject terror, climb up the nearest tree.

  5. Socrates:

    Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

Images & Illustrations of nearest

  1. nearestnearestnearestnearestnearest

Popularity rank by frequency of use

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