eldest

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adjective el·dest \ˈel-dəst\

Definition of eldest

  1. :  of the greatest age or seniority :  oldest <my eldest daughter>

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of eldest

before 12th century



ELDEST Defined for English Language Learners

eldest

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adjective el·dest \ˈel-dəst\

Definition of eldest for English Language Learners

  • : of the greatest age


ELDEST Defined for Kids

eldest

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adjective el·dest \ˈel-dəst\

Definition of eldest for Students

  1. :  being oldest of a group of people <her eldest child>


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