a whetstone made of fine gritstone; used for sharpening razors
make perfect or complete;
sharpen with a hone; "hone a knife"
constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception; "a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content"
conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal
of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas
the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain
as if new; "in mint condition"
form by stamping, punching, or printing; "strike coins"; "strike a medal"
a plant where money is coined by authority of the government
a candy that is flavored with a mint oil
the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied
any member of the mint family of plants
any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
most favorable conditions or greatest degree or amount possible under given circumstances
most desirable possible under a restriction expressed or implied; "an optimum return on capital"; "optimal concentration of a drug"
not liable to error; "the Church was...theoretically inerrant and omnicompetent"-G.G.Coulton; "lack an inerrant literary sense"; "an unerring marksman"