Definition of Goodliest

1. Adjective. (superlative of goodly) ¹



2. Adjective. (obsolete) (superlative of good) ¹

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Definition of Goodliest

1. goodly [adj] - See also: goodly

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Goodliest

goodfella
goodgeon
goodgeons
goodhearted
goodheartedly
goodheartedness
goodhumored
goodhumoredly
goodie
goodier
goodies
goodiest
goodish
goodless
goodlier
goodliest (current term)
goodlihead
goodliheads
goodliness
goodly
goodman
goodmen
goodnatured
goodnaturedly
goodness
goodness gracious
goodness gracious me
goodness me
goodness of fit
goodness of fit test

Literary usage of Goodliest

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1. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"Adam, the goodliest man of men since born His sons, the fairest of her daughters Eve. MILTON : Paradise Lost. The loveliest pair That ever since in love's ..."

2. The Royal Tribes of Wales by Philip Yorke (1799)
"... had spoken to them in different languages, and they were not able to answer her, she said they were the goodliest dumb creatures that ever she saw. ..."

3. Memoirs of John Evelyn ...: Comprising His Diary, from 1641-1705-6. And a by John Evelyn (1871)
"... of marble into millions of pearles that fall into the subjacent basons with greate noise ; I esteeme this one of the goodliest ..."

4. Frauds of Papal Ecclesiastics by Gabriel d'. Emiliane, Gilbert Burnet, Antonio Gavin (1835)
"The goodliest lordships, manors, lauds, and territories are theirs ; besides this they have the tenth part of all the corn, meadow, pasture, grass, wood, ..."

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