Related formsquin·tes·sen·tial·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for quintessential
Ignoring people you hooked up with at Shooters when encountering them on campus is a quintessential Duke experience.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But in reality he is the quintessential example of how Washington corrupts.
Santorini is an island of churches: nearly 400 of them, many topped with the quintessential blue dome.
No wonder that of all the Bradys, it is the quintessential old maid who we miss the most.
What, in your view, makes a quintessential Sony Classics release?Sony Pictures Classics’ Michael Barker and Tom Bernard on Woody Allen and the State of Indie Film|Richard Porton|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the few, the previous elect, the quintessential in art, let no music be sounded throughout the land.Old Fogy|James Huneker
He extracts the finest flavors and quintessential principles from flesh and vegetables.
She felt blasted by his renewed, torrential passion and the quintessential strength of his personality.Shadows of Flames|Amelie Rives
Where the notion of doing so is simply ludicrous, you have quintessential poetry.Poetry for Poetry's Sake|A. C. Bradley
Every word goes to build up the story: every line is quintessential: every flash of thought helps to heighten the emotion.Recollections of Dante Gabriel Rossetti|T. Hall Caine