Definition of 'quintessence'
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What sound best evokes the quintessence of Britishness? Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is the quintessence of experiences, not the experiences themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is the quintessence of a gabled Cotswold stone manor house. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It's the quintessence of a free society not to be intimidated into silence. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A white shirt whose collar peeps out from beneath a jumper is the quintessence of prim. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The quintessence of modern masculinity. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Occasionally. quintessence is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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