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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quintessentialadjective

    representing the perfect example of a class or quality

Wiktionary

  1. quintessentialadjective

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quintessentialadjective

    of the nature of a quintessence; purest

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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

Examples of quintessential in a Sentence

  1. Alliance Defending Freedom:

    The government should never force creative professionals to promote a message or cause with which they disagree. That is quintessential free speech and artistic freedom.

  2. Samuel Rodriguez:

    This is the quintessential green light for Republicans to put their money where their mouth is.

  3. Yarrow Halpern:

    We need to do so much more to allow them to feel safe, they should be able to have the same quintessential middle and high school experience that other kids get.

  4. Jay Connaughton:

    We are shocked that Facebook would censor the king cake baby, one of the quintessential traditions of the Mardi Gras culture, obviously the folks at Facebook have never tasted the sweet deliciousness of a traditional or filled King Cake. If they had, they would understand the deep passion that runs in Louisiana for king cakes of all varieties, and the little babies that live inside them.

  5. Rick Meckler:

    It was at one time perhaps one of the quintessential U.S. companies, and like others that have been taken out of the Dow, it's a reflection that they're no longer seen in that light.

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    an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
    • A. plantation
    • B. substitute
    • C. rapture
    • D. fancy

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