• IPA: /ˈɛldɪst/
  1. superlative form of old; greatest in age or seniority.
    eldest son
Synonyms Translations
  • Russian: са́мый ста́рший

eldest (not comparable)

  1. (card games) (of a player) Receiving cards from the dealer first, before any other players.
  2. (card games) (of a hand) Having higher, or superior cards.
    • 2003, ‎Thunder Bay Press, The Card Game Set ↗
      Each player draws a card, and the lowest becomes eldest hand.

eldest (plural eldests)

  1. The eldest child in a family, or individual in a group.

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