Preeminent and Quintessential


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Preeminent adjective – Coming before all others in importance.
Quintessential and preeminent are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Quintessential" instead an adjective "Preeminent".
Nearby Words: preeminence, preeminently
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Quintessential adjective – Constituting, serving as, or worthy of being a pattern to be imitated.
Preeminent and quintessential are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Preeminent" instead an adjective "Quintessential".
Nearby Word: quintessence
Synonyms for Quintessential
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