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most adj

  1. most (for the greater part)

Translation Matrix for most:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
meeste maximum; most
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- about; almost; near; nearly; nigh; to the highest degree; virtually; well-nigh
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
meeste for the greater part; most

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Related Definitions for "most":

  1. the superlative of `much' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning the greatest in amount or extent or degree1
    • made the most money he could1
    • what attracts the most attention?1
    • made the most of a bad deal1
  2. (superlative of `many' used with count nouns and often preceded by `the') quantifier meaning the greatest in number1
    • who has the most apples?1
    • most people like eggs1
    • most fishes have fins1
  3. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but1
    • most everyone agrees1
  4. used to form the superlative1
    • the king cobra is the most dangerous snake1
  5. very1
    • a most welcome relief1

Wiktionary Translations for most:

  1. majority of
  1. een achtervoegsel dat de overtreffende trap van bijvoeglijke naamwoorden vormt
  2. de grootste hoeveelheid, het hoogste aantal
  1. het grootste aantal personen

Cross Translation:
most meest plus — (Avec le) Superlatif de beaucoup
most -st plus — Avec un adjectif ou un adverbe, signifie son superlatif

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