What does utmost mean?

Definitions for utmost
ˈʌtˌmoʊstut·most

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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.]

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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. Vice President Pence:

    That being said, the president and I are confident that Senate Republicans will manage this confirmation properly with the utmost respect for all concerned.

  2. Chinese Vice Premier Liu:

    From China, we believe that (it) is very likely that it will happen and we hope that ultimately we'll have a deal. And the Chinese side is ready to make our utmost effort.

  3. Jony Ive:

    I have the utmost confidence in my designer colleagues at Apple, who remain my closest friends, and I look forward to working with them for many years to come.

  4. Wildo Araujo:

    I have the utmost respect for the armed forces, but I pity those entering now because they have no idea what to do, they don't know how to deal with the Brazilian public health system.

  5. Ernest Shaw:

    I have the utmost respect for her because she stood up for her beliefs. She sacrificed her career for her activism.

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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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