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Definitions for utmost
ˈʌtˌmoʊstut·most

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. utmost, uttermost, maximum, level bestadjective

    the greatest possible degree

    "he tried his utmost"

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

    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, utmostadjective

    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, uttermostadjective

    (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. utmostnoun

    maximum; greatest possible amount or quantity.

  2. utmostadjective

    Situated at the most distant limit; farthest

  3. utmostadjective

    The most extreme; ultimate; greatest

Webster Dictionary

  1. Utmostadjective

    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. Utmostadjective

    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. Utmostnoun

    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.]

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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

Examples of utmost in a Sentence

  1. Yoshihide Suga:

    The government is doing its utmost as the situation is still developing, we are seeking cooperation from every possible party toward a release (of the remaining hostage).

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Be an utmost honest with own words and see who appears or whose voice is heard the very first, for that is Nature’s way of showing a person’s character that can be either the best or the worst to trust.

  3. Anonymous:

    A future with automation is the equivalent as the past with primitive technology. It is the abstract factor that will ruin the utmost ambitions of our families' generations. To combat this 'societal plague' is to combat laziness, similar to defending against our negative mentality.

  4. Osceola County:

    Certain situations and certain circumstances call for complete, clear transparency and utmost trust with our citizens.

  5. James Garrow:

    The Medical Examiner Office regularly works with hospitals throughout Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia to ensure that bodies are treated with the utmost dignity and respect, the Health Department is appalled that this happened, and strongly reminded the referring hospital of the existing protocols. This is not normal or acceptable.

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  • äußerst, höchstGerman
  • υπέρτατοςGreek
  • extremado, máximum, sobresaliente, sumo, descollante, suma, máximo, extremo, mayorSpanish
  • بیشترینPersian
  • 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
  • hết sứcVietnamese

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