Adjective "Merest" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Merest


    Definition:

    1. being nothing more nor better than: a mere pittance; He is still a mere child.

    2. Obsolete. pure and unmixed, as wine, a people, or a language. fully as much as what is specified; completely fulfilled or developed; absolute.

    Origin:
    mere

    Examples:

    "hints can be merest."

    "whispers can be merest."