Longest English word spelled alphabetically?

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Found 20th Jan 2010
Just been told this:

Almost is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.

Is that true?

I'm sure i remember hearing a while ago it was a different word, but cant remember what that word was?

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Aegilops

Longest English word spelled alphabetically?


It's

alphabetically

Beefily

Billowy

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Apparently there's 14 words that are 6 letters long and in alphabetical order:

abdest acknow adipsy agnosy almost befist behint beknow bijoux dehors dehort deinos dimpsy ghosty

But the longest is Aegilops as dave_lunt2 says.

So i will be e-mailing my manager and telling him he's a liar!!

Actually, theres 2 more 6 letter words:

biopsy and chintz

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