Definition of Greats

1. Noun. (plural of great) ¹



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Definition of Greats

1. great [n] - See also: great

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Greats

greater wing of sphenoid bone
greater yellowlegs
greater zygomatic muscle
greatest
greatest common divisor
greatest common divisors
greatest common factor
greatest length
greatest thing since sliced bread
greatgrandchildren
greathearted
greatheartedly
greatly
greatness
greatnesses
greats (current term)
greatsword
greatswords
greave
greaved
greaves
greaving
grebe
grebes
grebo
grebos
grece
greces
grechishchevite
grecianize

Literary usage of Greats

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1. Dictionary of national biographyby Leslie Stephen, Sidney Lee by Leslie Stephen, Sidney Lee (1901)
"The party exceeded ninety in ••"-*-•. aad he engaged for his greats, after much nego- , the whole of the first row of the dress ..."

2. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer (1898)
"The three necessary examinations in Oxford are the Smalls. the Mods, and the greats. No one can take a class till he has passed the Mods. ..."

3. The Numismatic Chronicle by Royal Numismatic Society (Great Britain). (1887)
"Let us, however, take the two greats above mentioned, and contrast their points of difference, that the compari-. son may guide us in arranging the other ..."

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