barest

All Noun Adjective
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  • But there's a chance -- the barest chance if your man can drive this car. Cited from Light of the Western Stars, Zane Grey
  • Only the barest facts of his early life can be told. Cited from The World's Great Men of Music, by Harriette Brower
  • He could not see even the barest possibility of victory, nor had he any hope that she could escape now. Cited from Princess Maritza, by Percy Brebner
  • At the barest thought of it the dread again closed about her like ice. Cited from Linda Condon, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • But beyond the barest necessaries the little family neither expected nor obtained much. Cited from From Canal Boy to President, by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  • Within the narrow limits of these walls neither seemed able to support the barest contact with the other. Cited from The Shadow of a Crime, by Hall Caine
  • No more than the barest glance was needed to tell that there was nothing in the boat but water. Cited from Boy Scouts of the Air on Lost Island,Gordon Stuart
  • The number of characters, all of them royal, is kept down to the barest minimum.
  • Barest thou to my face say thou art I? Cited from Old English Plays, Vol. II, by Dodsley
  • The barest notion of a State must include four or five men. Cited from The Republic by Plato, Tr. by Benjamin Jowett
  • The barest suggestion of amusement in his voice caused me to look up quickly. Cited from Zone Policeman 88, by Harry A. Franck
  • The soldiers had every reason to think that nothing but personal fear could obtain the barest consideration from the civil power. Cited from George Washington, Vol. I, by Henry Cabot Lodge
  • While this is but the barest outline, yet the story in its complete form is very simple. Cited from Halleck's New English Literature, by Reuben P. Halleck
  • He had only to ask them for the barest justice. Cited from Bred in the Bone, by James Payn
  • But their talk had gone little further than the barest outline of his mission when the prince and princess returned. Cited from The Title Market, by Emily Post
  • But we can do little more at present than give the barest outline of the positions that have been taken up. Cited from Rudolph Eucken, by Abel J. Jones
  • All this and more would have naturally followed from the barest performance of our promises. Cited from With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia, by John Ward
  • "You have been here six days, and you have not given me the barest chance of speaking to you." Cited from The Grey Cloak, by Harold MacGrath
  • I have no space here for more than the barest outline. Cited from Twelve Men, by Theodore Dreiser
  • A third put on the barest trace of solar system drive to get clear of the rest. Cited from This World Is Taboo, by Murray Leinster
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