Associations to the word «Utmost»


UTMOST, adjective. Situated at the most distant limit; farthest.
UTMOST, adjective. The most extreme; ultimate; greatest.
UTMOST, noun. Maximum; greatest possible amount or quantity.

Dictionary definition

UTMOST, noun. The greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost".
UTMOST, 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".
UTMOST, adjective. Highest in extent or degree; "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one be determined individually".
UTMOST, adjective. (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".

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