veriest

veriest
ver·y || 'verɪ adj. particular, specific; absolute, complete; simple, mere; genuine; actual adv. extremely, in an emphasized manner

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • veriest — [ver′ē ist] adj. [superl. of VERY, adj.] 1. superl. of VERY (adj. 5) 2. Rare being such to the highest degree; utter [the veriest nonsense] …   English World dictionary

  • Veriest — Very Ver y, a. [Compar. {Verier}; superl. {Veriest}.] [OE. verai, verray, OF. verai, vrai, F. vrai, (assumed) LL. veracus, for L. verax true, veracious, fr. verus true; akin to OHG. & OS. w[=a]r, G. wahr, D. waar; perhaps originally, that is or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • veriest — adj. (superl. of VERY). archaic real, extreme (the veriest fool knows that). * * * verier, veriest compar. and superl. very a …   Useful english dictionary

  • veriest — /ver ee ist/, adj. 1. utmost; most complete: the veriest stupidity. 2. superlative of very. [VERY + EST] * * * …   Universalium

  • veriest — adjective archaic used to emphasize a description: everyone but the veriest greenhorn knows by now. Origin C16: superlative of very …   English new terms dictionary

  • veriest — /ˈvɛriəst/ (say vereeuhst) adjective Archaic utmost; thoroughgoing: the veriest stupidity. {ver(y) + i 2 + est} …  

  • Verier — Very Ver y, a. [Compar. {Verier}; superl. {Veriest}.] [OE. verai, verray, OF. verai, vrai, F. vrai, (assumed) LL. veracus, for L. verax true, veracious, fr. verus true; akin to OHG. & OS. w[=a]r, G. wahr, D. waar; perhaps originally, that is or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Very — Ver y, a. [Compar. {Verier}; superl. {Veriest}.] [OE. verai, verray, OF. verai, vrai, F. vrai, (assumed) LL. veracus, for L. verax true, veracious, fr. verus true; akin to OHG. & OS. w[=a]r, G. wahr, D. waar; perhaps originally, that is or exists …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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