Definitions for utmostˈʌtˌmoʊst

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word utmost

Princeton's WordNet

  1. utmost, uttermost, maximum, level best(adj)

    the greatest possible degree

    "he tried his utmost"

  2. extreme, utmost(a), uttermost(a)(adj)

    of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity

    "extreme cold"; "extreme caution"; "extreme pleasure"; "utmost contempt"; "to the utmost degree"; "in the uttermost distress"

  3. last, utmost(adj)

    highest in extent or degree

    "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually"

  4. farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, utmost, uttermost(adj)

    (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order

    "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"

Wiktionary

  1. utmost(Noun)

    maximum; greatest possible amount or quantity.

  2. utmost(Adjective)

    Situated at the most distant limit; farthest

  3. utmost(Adjective)

    The most extreme; ultimate; greatest

Webster Dictionary

  1. Utmost(adj)

    situated at the farthest point or extremity; farthest out; most distant; extreme; as, the utmost limits of the land; the utmost extent of human knowledge

  2. Utmost(adj)

    being in the greatest or highest degree, quantity, number, or the like; greatest; as, the utmost assiduity; the utmost harmony; the utmost misery or happiness

  3. Utmost(noun)

    the most that can be; the farthest limit; the greatest power, degree, or effort; as, he has done his utmost; try your utmost

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Utmost

    ut′mōst, adj. outmost: farthest out: most distant: last: in the greatest degree: highest.—n. the greatest that can be: the greatest effort. [A.S. útemest, formed with double superlative suffix -m-est from úte, out.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of utmost in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of utmost in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann:

    Meet everyone with utmost respect and heartfelt love.

  2. Vitor Constancio:

    At the ECB, we are doing the utmost within our mandate.

  3. Dag Hammarskj÷ld:

    It is when we all play safe that we create a world of the utmost insecurity.

  4. Marissa Mayer:

    The utmost thing is the user experience, to have the most useful experience.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    This world belongs to our future generations, so we have to take utmost care of it.

Images & Illustrations of utmost


Translations for utmost

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • äußerst, höchstGerman
  • υπέρτατοςGreek
  • extremado, máximum, sobresaliente, sumo, descollante, suma, máximo, extremo, mayorSpanish
  • plus grand, suprême, extrême, maximumFrench
  • טופ, מקסימוםHebrew
  • legtávolabbi, legnagyobb, legvégsőHungarian
  • 極度, 最大Japanese
  • uiterste, hoogst, uiterstDutch
  • extremo, derradeiroPortuguese
  • кра́йний, велича́йший, наивы́сший, экстрема́льный, преде́льныйRussian
  • ytterstaSwedish

Get even more translations for utmost »

Translation

Find a translation for the utmost definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these utmost definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"utmost." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 29 Jul 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/utmost>.

Are we missing a good definition for utmost? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for utmost:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.