Definition of Burliest

1. Adjective. (superlative of burly) ¹



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Definition of Burliest

1. burly [adj] - See also: burly

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Burliest

burlesk
burlesks
burlesque
burlesqued
burlesquely
burlesquer
burlesquers
burlesques
burlesquing
burletta
burlettas
burley
burleycue
burleys
burlier
burliest (current term)
burlily
burlin'
burliness
burlinesses
burling
burls
burlwood
burly
burlywood
burman
burn
burn-baited
burn-beat
burn-clearing

Literary usage of Burliest

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1. The Works of A. Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle (1902)
"Yet it is not always the burliest and the wildest who are the most to be dreaded. The workers looked hungrily at him, and then jogged onwards upon their way ..."

2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1913)
"A History of Fine Arts In India and Ceylon from the burliest Times to the Present Day. Hv VINCENT A. SMITH. . llj^xc,; pp. .s;,<>. with 5 colored plates. ..."

3. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1889)
"1527, was probably one of ili«- burliest proofs of the archbishop's favour. In the early-part of 1028 he was sent with Gardiner by ..."

4. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1893)
"Dr. Rançon. L'île de MacCarthy (Gambie). Morocco. Playfair and Brown. A Bibliography of Morocco from the burliest Times to the end of 1891. By Lieut. ..."

5. Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes (1913)
"sings out Jack Haggles the long-stop, toughest and burliest of boys, commonly called " Swiper Jack; " and forthwith stands on his head, and brandishes his ..."

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