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Такође погледајте: Most, móst, mōst, mošt, -most, и мост

English[уреди]

Pronunciation[уреди]

Etymology 1[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески most, moste, from Стари Енглески mǣst, māst, from Proto-Germanic *maistaz, *maist. Cognate with Шкотски mast, maist (most), Saterland Frisian maast (most), West Frisian meast (most), Холандски meest (most), Немачки meist (most), Дански and Шведски mest (most), Исландски mestur (most).

Alternative forms[уреди]

Determiner[уреди]

most

  1. Шаблон:superlative of.
    The teams competed to see who could collect (the) most money.
  2. Шаблон:superlative of: the comparatively largest number of (construed with the definite article)
    The team with the most points wins.
  3. Шаблон:superlative of: the majority of; more than half of (construed without the definite article)
    Most bakers and dairy farmers have to get up early.
    Winning was not important for most participants.
Synonyms[уреди]
  • (superlative of much): more than half of (in meaning, not grammar), almost all
  • (superlative of many): the majority of (in meaning, not grammar)
Translations[уреди]

Adverb[уреди]

most (not comparable)

  1. Forms the superlative of many adjectives.
    This is the most important example.
    Correctness is most important.
    • Шаблон:RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp
    • 1922, Ben Travers, chapter 1, in A Cuckoo in the Nest[1]:
      “[…] the awfully hearty sort of Christmas cards that people do send to other people that they don't know at all well. You know. The kind that have mottoes [] . And then, when you see [the senders], you probably find that they are the most melancholy old folk with malignant diseases. […]”
    Antonym: least
  2. To a great extent or degree; highly; very.
    This is a most unusual specimen.
  3. Шаблон:en-superlative of
  4. Шаблон:en-superlative of
    • 2013 август 3, “Boundary Problems”, in The Economist[3], volume 408, number 8847:
      Economics is a messy discipline: too fluid to be a science, too rigorous to be an art. Perhaps it is fitting that economists’ most-used metric, gross domestic product (GDP), is a tangle too.
    Antonym: least
Derived terms[уреди]
Related terms[уреди]
Translations[уреди]
The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.

Pronoun[уреди]

most

  1. The greater part of a group, especially a group of people.
    Most want the best for their children.
    The peach was juicier and more flavourful than most.
Synonyms[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most (usually uncountable, plural mosts)

  1. (uncountable) The greatest amount.
    The most I can offer for the house is $150,000.
  2. (countable, uncountable) The greater part.
    Most of the penguins were friendly and curious.
    Most of the rice was spoiled.
  3. (countable) A record-setting amount.
    • 2001, George Barna, Real Teens: A Contemporary Snapshot of Youth Culture, →ISBN, strana 15:
      Along with their massive size will come other “mosts”: they will likely be the longest living, the best educated, the wealthiest and the most wired/ wireless.
    • 2002, John Gregory Selby, Virginians at War: The Civil War Experiences of Seven Young Confederates, →ISBN, strana xvii:
      Virginia had a number of "mosts” that made it appealing, if not representative of all Confederate states: the most citizens among the Southern states; the most slaves; the most men under arms; the most famous Southern generals; the most fighting within its borders; the most divided by the war (what other Southern state lost a quarter of its territory and saw a new state created out of that former territory?); and the most damaged by the war.
    • 2007, Joe Moscheo, The Gospel Side of Elvis, →ISBN:
      The record of Elvis' achievement is truly remarkable; his list of “firsts” and “mosts” is probably without parallel in music and entertainment history.


Translations[уреди]
Usage notes[уреди]
  • In the sense of record, used when the positive denotation of best does not apply.

Etymology 2[уреди]

Reduction of almost.

Adverb[уреди]

most (not comparable)

  1. (informal, chiefly US) Almost.
    • 1998, Bill Zehme, The Way You Wear Your Hat: And the Lost Art of Livin' (page 181)
      A well-daiquiried redhead eyed him from across the room at Jilly's one night in 1963 — although it could have been most any night ever []
    • 2000, Jewish Baltimore: A Family Album →ISBN, page 159:
      "We walked there most every day after school."
    • 2011, Charlotte Maclay, Wanted: A Dad to Brag About, →ISBN:
      “Can't be all that bad if Luke likes it. Most everywhere has air-conditioning, he says.”
Translations[уреди]

References[уреди]

  • most at OneLook Dictionary Search

Anagrams[уреди]


Catalan[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Латински mustum.

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m (plural mosts or mostos)

  1. must (fruit juice that will ferment or has fermented)

Further reading[уреди]


Czech[уреди]

Чешки Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија cs

Etymology[уреди]

From Old Czech most, from Прасловенски *mostъ (bridge).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m inan

  1. bridge

Declension[уреди]

Derived terms[уреди]

See also[уреди]

Further reading[уреди]

  • most in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • most in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Латински mustum.

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m (uncountable, diminutive mostje n)

  1. must (unfermented or partially fermented mashed grapes or rarely other fruits, an early stage in the production of wine)

Friulian[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Латински mustum.

Noun[уреди]

Шаблон:fur-noun

  1. must (unfermented grape juice or wine)

Hungarian[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From the earlier ma (now), which in modern Hungarian means “today” + -st. For the suffix, compare valamelyest.[1]

Pronunciation[уреди]

Adverb[уреди]

most

  1. now

Declension[уреди]

It can be suffixed from its variant mostan: mostantól (from now on), mostanra (by now), mostanig (until now), or the latter more commonly formed with -a-, mostanáig (until now).

Derived terms[уреди]

References[уреди]

Further reading[уреди]

  • most in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Lower Sorbian[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m (diminutive mosćik)

  1. superseded spelling of móst.

Declension[уреди]

Шаблон:dsb-decl-noun-18


Middle English[уреди]

Etymology 1[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most

  1. Alternative form of must

Etymology 2[уреди]

Verb[уреди]

most

  1. second-person singular present indicative of moten (to have to)

Norwegian Bokmål[уреди]

Норвешки Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија no

Etymology[уреди]

From Middle Low German most, must, from Латински mustum

Noun[уреди]

most m (definite singular mosten, indefinite plural moster, definite plural mostene)

  1. must, (unfermented) fruit juice, particularly grape juice

References[уреди]


Norwegian Nynorsk[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Middle Low German most, must, from Латински mustum

Noun[уреди]

most m (definite singular mosten, indefinite plural mostar, definite plural mostane)

  1. must, (unfermented) fruit juice, particularly grape juice

References[уреди]


Old High German[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Латински mustum.

Noun[уреди]

most m

  1. must

Descendants[уреди]

  • Немачки: Most

Polish[уреди]

Пољски Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија pl
most

Etymology[уреди]

Inherited from Прасловенски *mȍstъ (bridge).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m inan (diminutive mościk, augmentative mościsko)

  1. bridge Галицијски

Declension[уреди]

Derived terms[уреди]

adjective
adverb
nouns
verb
phrase

Further reading[уреди]

  • most in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • most in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Прасловенски *mostъ (bridge).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

mȏst m (Ћирилица правопис мо̑ст)

  1. bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)

Declension[уреди]

Derived terms[уреди]


Slovak[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Прасловенски *mostъ (bridge).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most m (genitive singular mosta, nominative plural mosty, genitive plural mostov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. bridge

Declension[уреди]

Derived terms[уреди]

Further reading[уреди]

  • most in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Прасловенски *mostъ (bridge).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

mọ̑st m inan

  1. bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)

Inflection[уреди]

Шаблон:sl-decl-noun-table2


Volapük[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

most (nominative plural mosts)

  1. monster

Declension[уреди]