utmost, uttermost, maximum, level best(adj)
the greatest possible degree
"he tried his utmost"
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"
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"
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"
maximum; greatest possible amount or quantity.
Situated at the most distant limit; farthest
The most extreme; ultimate; greatest
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
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
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
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.]
The numerical value of utmost in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of utmost in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of utmost in a Sentence
Netanyahu remains alone and Israel remains isolated, the speech therefore caused damage of the utmost severity in relations with the United States ... and will only widen the rift with our great friend and our only strategic ally.
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered, and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty obtained that wise men look for.
This world belongs to our future generations, so we have to take utmost care of it.
As soon as we became aware of the alleged incident we began an internal investigation and contacted the appropriate authorities, we want to reassure you that the safety and welfare of every resident at Cathedral Village remains our utmost priority and we will continue to make every effort to ensure their well-being.
Now the causes for such grave mistakes must be found and eliminated, this has utmost priority.
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- äußerst, höchstGerman
- 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
- hết sứcVietnamese
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