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Synonyms for quintessence
kwɪnˈtɛs ənsquin·tes·sence

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Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. quintessence, ethernoun

    the fifth and highest element after air and earth and fire and water; was believed to be the substance composing all heavenly bodies

    ether, aether, ethyl ether, divinyl ether, diethyl ether, vinyl ether, ethoxyethane

  2. quintessencenoun

    the purest and most concentrated essence of something


  3. quintessencenoun

    the most typical example or representative of a type


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Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 1 vote

  1. quintessencenoun

    essence, essential part

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "quintessence":

    essence, epitome, crystallization

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  1. Roxana Maracineanu:

    Just like the Tour de France, the French Open is the quintessence of professional sports with fans. The Roland Garros stadiums have many seats to fill, having it be played behind closed doors would be the worst solution but we would do it if the survival of those sports was at stake.

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