What does uppermost mean?

Definitions for uppermostˈʌp ərˌmoʊst

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word uppermost.

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uppermost in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uppermost in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Herbert Spencer:

    Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.

  2. Brian Levin:

    Those who get facial tattoos tend to be the uppermost, anti-social part of the scale.

  3. Brian Levin:

    Heil Hitler, those who get facial tattoos tend to be the uppermost, anti-social part of the scale.

  4. Confucius:

    The wheel of fortune turns round incessantly, and who can say to himself, I shall to-day be uppermost.

  5. Americo Mello:

    Try to remember why you are gathered together, and focus on that, think about the positive aspects of your family, the love that is there, and keep that uppermost in your mind.

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