What does uttermost mean?

Definitions for uttermostˈʌt ərˌmoʊst

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

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. 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"


  1. uttermost(Noun)

    The utmost; the highest or greatest degree; the farthest extent

  2. uttermost(Adjective)


  3. uttermost(Adjective)

    Extreme; utmost; being; in the farthest, greatest, or highest degree.

  4. Origin: alteration of uttermest

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uttermost(adj)

    extreme; utmost; being; in the farthest, greatest, or highest degree; as, the uttermost extent or end

  2. Uttermost(noun)

    the utmost; the highest or greatest degree; the farthest extent


  1. Uttermost

    Uttermost was a Canadian Thoroughbred racehorse who in 1945 won the three races that would later form the official Canadian Triple Crown series. Bred and raced by liquor magnate, Harry C. Hatch, Uttermost was trained by Cecil Howard and ridden by future Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame jockey, Bobby Watson. Uttermost was the top two-year-old in Canada before his remarkable season in 1945 when he would again be the country's top horse.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uttermost

    ut′ėr-mōst, adj. farthest out: utmost.—n. the greatest degree. [Same as utmost, the r being intrusive, and t being doubled on the analogy of utter.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uttermost in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uttermost in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Santayana:

    Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.

  2. Robertson Davies:

    He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.

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Translations for uttermost

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  • רָחוֹק בִּיוֹתֵרHebrew

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