Definitions for uppermostˈʌp ərˌmoʊst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

up•per•mostˈʌp ərˌmoʊst(adj.)

  1. Ref: Also, upmost.

  2. highest in place, order, rank, power, etc.

  3. topmost; predominant:

    a subject of uppermost concern.

  4. (adv.)in or into the uppermost place.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. topmost, uppermost, upmost(adverb)

    at or nearest to the top

    "the uppermost book in the pile"; "on the topmost step"

  2. uppermost(adverb)

    in or into the most prominent position, as in the mind

    "say what comes uppermost"

  3. uppermost(adverb)

    in or into the highest position

    "the blade turned uppermost"


  1. uppermost(Adverb)

    In the highest position.

  2. uppermost(Adjective)

    At, or nearest the top of something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uppermost(adj)

    highest in place, position, rank, power, or the like; upmost; supreme

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in the uppermost room of the castle.

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