Definition of Finest

1. Adjective. (superlative of fine) ¹



2. Noun. (informal) police officers ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Finest

1. fine [adj] - See also: fine

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Finest

finenesses
finer
finer than frog hair
fineries
finers
finery
fines
fines herbes
finespun
finesse
finessed
finesser
finessers
finesses
finessing
finest (current term)
finetune
finetuned
finetunes
finetuning
finew
finfish
finfishes
finfolk
finfoot
finfoots
fingan
fingans
finger's breadth

Literary usage of Finest

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"1470), though comparatively small, is the finest ¡n design and mosf elegant of its type in Ef>pt- Here the central court is covered by a cupola lantern (fig ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Seeing a proof of this Raphael exclaimed: "It is the finest I have ever seen ... His best are: "Adam and Eve" (probably the finest/; "Virgin with the Bare ..."

3. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Some of them are of most extraordinary beauty ; perhaps the finest of all is a cylix from a is a drawing, chiefly in outline, representing Aphrodite seated ..."

4. Northern Germany: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1884)
"One of the finest apartments in the Schloss is the ^Convent Remter (PI. d), or assembly-hall, ... are among the finest points in the beautiful environs. ..."

5. The Vicar of Wakefield: Der Landprediger Von Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith (1857)
""In my opinion," cried my son, "the finest strokes in that description are much below those in the Acis and ..."

6. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1903)
"... 1903. t The numbers of the figures differ from the original because many of the figures are omitted here. even if made of the finest wire, ..."

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