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It Has 4 letters ( m o s t )         1 vowels ( o )         3 consonants ( m s t )         Word on the contrary tsom

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _most_, _moste_, from Old English _mǣst_, _māst_, from Proto-Germanic _*maistaz_, _*maist_. Cognate with West Frisian _meast_, Dutch _meest_, German _meist_, Danish and Swedish _mest_, Icelandic _mestur_.

From Middle English most, moste, from Old English mǣst, māst, from Proto-Germanic *maistaz, *maist. Cognate with West Frisian meast, Dutch meest, German meist, Danish and Swedish mest, Icelandic mestur.

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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) enPR: mōst, IPA(key): /məʊst/ * (US) enPR: mōst, IPA(key): /moʊst/ * Rhymes: -əʊst

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English - Determiner

MOST * Superlative form of much. _MOST people like chocolate._ _MOST simply choose to ignore it._ _MOST want the best for their children._ SYNONYMS * almost all TRANSLATIONS

most

  1. Superlative form of much.
    Most people like chocolate.
    Most simply choose to ignore it.
    Most want the best for their children.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

MOST (_not comparable_) * Superlative form of many. _MOST bakers and dairy farmers have to get up early._ * 1893, Walter Besant, _The Ivory Gate_, chapterIII: At half-past nine on this Saturday evening, the parlour of the Salutation Inn, High Holborn, contained MOST of its customary visitors. […] In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitués, who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass. * Superlative form of much. _MOST of the world's water is salty._ * (With a definite article) Forms the superlative of many adjectives. _This is the MOST important example._ * To a great extent or degree; highly; very. _This is a MOST unusual specimen._ * 1895, H. G. Wells, _The Time Machine_ Chapter X Now, I still think that for this box of matches to have escaped the wear of time for immemorial years was a strange, and for me, a MOST fortunate thing. ANTONYMS * fewest * least RELATED TERMS * more DERIVED TERMS * -most * make the most of * mostly * foremost TRANSLATIONS

most (not comparable)

  1. Superlative form of many.
    Most bakers and dairy farmers have to get up early.
  2. Superlative form of much.
    Most of the world's water is salty.
  3. (With a definite article) Forms the superlative of many adjectives.
    This is the most important example.
  4. To a great extent or degree; highly; very.
    This is a most unusual specimen.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

MOST (_usually uncountable_, _plural_ MOSTS) * (uncountable) The greatest amount. _The MOST I can offer for the house is $150,000._ * (countable) A record-setting amount. USAGE NOTES * In the sense of _record_, used when the positive denotation of _best_ does not apply.

most (usually uncountable, plural mosts)

  1. (uncountable) The greatest amount.
    The most I can offer for the house is $150,000.
  2. (countable) A record-setting amount.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* MOTs, MTSO, toms

Which the in categoryCZECH - ETYMOLOGY
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Czech - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*mostъ_, from Proto-Germanic _*masta-_.

From Proto-Slavic *mostъ, from Proto-Germanic *masta-.

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Czech - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /most/

  • IPA(key): /most/

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Czech - Noun

MOST m * bridge DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * můstek m * mostní * mostový * přemostit

most m

  1. bridge

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Which the in categoryFRIULIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Friulian - Etymology

From Latin _mustum_.

From Latin mustum.

Which the in categoryFRIULIAN - NOUN
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Friulian - Noun

MOST m (_plural_ MOSTS) * must (unfermented grape juice or wine)

most m (plural mosts)

  1. must (unfermented grape juice or wine)

Which the in categoryHUNGARIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Hungarian - Etymology

From the earlier _ma_ (“now”), which in modern Hungarian means “today”, with the suffix +‎ _-st_, compare _örömest_.

From the earlier ma (now), which in modern Hungarian means “today”, with the suffix +‎ -st, compare örömest.

Which the in categoryHUNGARIAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Hungarian - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈmoʃt/

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoʃt/

Which the in categoryHUNGARIAN - ADVERB
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Hungarian - Adverb

MOST * now DERIVED TERMS * mostan

most

  1. now

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  • mostan

Which the in categoryHUNGARIAN - REFERENCES
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Hungarian - References

* ^ Gábor Zaicz, _Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete_, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

Which the in categoryLOWER SORBIAN - NOUN
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Lower Sorbian - Noun

MOST m (_diminutive_ MOSĆIK) * obsolete spelling of _móst_ DECLENSION

most m (diminutive mosćik)

  1. obsolete spelling of móst

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Which the in categoryOLD HIGH GERMAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Old High German - Etymology

From Latin _mustum_.

From Latin mustum.

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Old High German - Noun

MOST m * must

most m

  1. must

Which the in categoryPOLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Polish - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*mostъ_, from Proto-Germanic _*masta-_.

From Proto-Slavic *mostъ, from Proto-Germanic *masta-.

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Polish - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /mɔst/

  • IPA(key): /mɔst/

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Polish - Noun

MOST m * bridge (building over a river or valley) DECLENSION

most m

  1. bridge (building over a river or valley)

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Which the in categorySERBO-CROATIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Serbo-Croatian - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*mostъ_, from Proto-Germanic _*masta-_.

From Proto-Slavic *mostъ, from Proto-Germanic *masta-.

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Serbo-Croatian - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /môːst/

  • IPA(key): /môːst/

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Serbo-Croatian - Noun

MȎST m (_Cyrillic spelling_ МО̑СТ) * bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide) DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS

mȏst m (Cyrillic spelling мо̑ст)

  1. bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)

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Which the in categorySLOVAK - ETYMOLOGY
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Slovak - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*mostъ_, from Proto-Germanic _*masta-_.

From Proto-Slavic *mostъ, from Proto-Germanic *masta-.

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Slovak - Noun

MOST m (_genitive singular_ MOSTA, _nominative plural_ MOSTY), _declension pattern_ dub * bridge DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * mostík * mostný * mostový

most m (genitive singular mosta, nominative plural mosty), declension pattern dub

  1. bridge

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Which the in categorySLOVENE - ETYMOLOGY
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Slovene - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*mostъ_, from Proto-Germanic _*masta-_.

From Proto-Slavic *mostъ, from Proto-Germanic *masta-.

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Slovene - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈmóːst/ * Tonal orthography: mọ̑st

  • IPA(key): /ˈmóːst/
  • Tonal orthography: mọ̑st

Which the in categorySLOVENE - NOUN
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Slovene - Noun

MÓST m inan (_genitive_ MOSTÚ _or_ MÓSTA, _nominative plural_ MOSTÔVI _or_ MÓSTI) * bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide) DECLENSION

móst m inan (genitive mostú or mósta, nominative plural mostôvi or mósti)

  1. bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)

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