Definitions for ultimateness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ul•ti•mateˈʌl tə mɪt(adj.)

  1. last; furthest or farthest:

    the ultimate destination.

  2. decisive; conclusive:

    the ultimate authority.

  3. highest; most desirable:

    one's ultimate goal.

  4. basic; fundamental:

    ultimate principles.

  5. final; total:

    the ultimate cost; ultimate consequences.

  6. unequaled or unsurpassed:

    the ultimate vacation.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  7. (n.)the final point or result.

  8. a fundamental fact or principle.

  9. the finest or most superior of its kind.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of ultimate:

1645–55; < LL ultimāre to come to an end


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ultimacy, ultimateness(noun)

    the state or degree of being ultimate; the final or most extreme in degree or size or time or distance, "the ultimacy of these social values"


  1. ultimateness(Noun)

    The quality of being ultimate.


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