What does utmost mean?

Definitions for utmost
ˈʌtˌmoʊstut·most

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

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. Vladimir Putin:

    You care day and night for your children, grandchildren and your family. Even today, on International Women's Day, you are still caught up in your routine, working tirelessly, always on time. We often ask ourselves, how do they manage it all? we will do our utmost to surround the women we love with care and attention, so that they can smile more often.

  2. Jennifer Meale:

    First and foremost, we're concerned about the individuals who were injured last night. Their well-being and recovery is of the utmost importance, just yesterday, department inspectors conducted a thorough inspection of the ride, and it was found in compliance with state law.

  3. Joe Manchin:

    I was there five years ago when we upset the number one-ranked Kentucky team, and I have the utmost confidence that our tough WVU team can do it again. Hail West Virginia!

  4. Jos Dings:

    Member states will try their utmost to keep that power with their national type approval authorities -- despite the fact that it is clear they have not done much more than indeed approve vehicles.

  5. Huntington Beach:

    The health and safety of our residents and visitors is of the utmost importance. We understand the significance our beaches have on tourism, our economy, and our overall livelihood here in Huntington Beach, it is important that our decision to reopen our shoreline and water be based on data and that we continue to monitor the water quality going forward.

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Translations for utmost

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  • äußerst, höchstGerman
  • υπέρτατοςGreek
  • mayor, sumo, descollante, extremado, máximum, extremo, máximo, suma, sobresalienteSpanish
  • بیشترینPersian
  • plus grand, maximum, suprême, extrêmeFrench
  • מקסימום, טופHebrew
  • legnagyobb, legvégső, legtávolabbiHungarian
  • 極度, 最大Japanese
  • 최상의 것Korean
  • uiterst, hoogst, uitersteDutch
  • derradeiro, extremoPortuguese
  • экстрема́льный, преде́льный, наивы́сший, велича́йший, кра́йнийRussian
  • ytterstaSwedish
  • hết sứcVietnamese

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