Definition of Drossiest

1. drossy [adj] - See also: drossy



Lexicographical Neighbors of Drossiest

drosometer
drosometers
drosomycin
drosophila
drosophila heat-shock protein
drosophila melanogaster
drosophilas
drosophilidae
drosophilla melanogaster
drosopholid
drosopholids
drospirenone
dross
drosses
drossier
drossiest (current term)
drossiness
drossless
drossy
drostanolone
drostdies
drostdy
drostdys
drosulphakinin
drotaverin
drotaverine
drotchel
drotchels
drotebanol
drotrecogin alfa

Literary usage of Drossiest

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Paradise Lost of Milton by John Milton (1858)
"... alchemist Can turn, or holds it possible to turn, Metals of drossiest ore to perfect gold, As from the mine. Mean while at table Eve Minister'd naked, ..."

2. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"And again if it be true, that a wise man like a good refiner can gather gold out of the drossiest volume, and that a fool will be a fool with the best book ..."

3. The World's Famous Orations. by Francis Whiting Halsey, William Jennings Bryan (1906)
"... like a good refiner, can gather gold out of the drossiest volume, and that a fool will be a fool with the best book—yea, or without book; ..."

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