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Synonyms for nearest
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  1. nearest, nighest, closestadverb

    (superlative of `near' or `close') within the shortest distance

    "that was the time he came nearest to death"

    Synonyms:
    nighest, closest

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  1. List of paraphrases for "nearest":

    closest, closer, nearer, earliest

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How to use nearest in a sentence?

  1. Samuel Johnson:

    There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good.

  2. Dieter Uchtdorf:

    If we interact with people with the sole expectation that they soon will don a white jumpsuit and ask for directions to the nearest baptismal font, were doing it wrong, some who come and see will, perhaps, never join the church; some will at a later time. That is their choice. But that doesnt change our love for them.

  3. Jack Daniel:

    We continue to be thoughtful regarding other ways to honor the story of Uncle Nearest.

  4. Kurt Schwartz:

    When we're thinking of the Boston Marathon, that's a primary goal, we could create a 20-yard buffer between the street and the nearest spectator, but it would just so fundamentally change the char of the day, it would be short-sighted.

  5. Fabo Feng:

    GJ 433 d is the nearest, widest and coldest Neptune-like planet ever detected.

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