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  1. List of paraphrases for "oldest":

    eldest, earliest, older, elder, longest

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  1. Johnny Wowk:

    Walking is the world's oldest exercise and todays modern medicine. -Johnny The Walker

  2. Michelle Stocker:

    These are the oldest frogs from near the equator, the oldest frogs overall are roughly 250 million years old from Madagascar and Poland, but those specimens are from higher latitudes [than the Chinle frog] and not equatorial.

  3. Chad Brackeen:

    It's been three and a half years in court, and we have not been able to finalize that adoption, our children are young, our oldest is 13, the baby sister is 4 and a half. So, to some degree, only the oldest are fully aware of what we're going through.

  4. H. P. Lovecraft:

    The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear. And the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.

  5. Neil Olson:

    My oldest one was all shot to hell, i won't ever take it down until my boy comes home.

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