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uttermost (adj.)

late 14c., from utter (adj.) + -most. More recent than utmost. Compare utmost. Middle English had also uttermore (late 14c.), now, alas, no longer with us.

updated on March 30, 2022

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Definitions of uttermost from WordNet
1
uttermost (adj.)
of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity;
in the uttermost distress
Synonyms: extreme / utmost
uttermost (adj.)
(comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order;
Synonyms: farthermost / farthest / furthermost / furthest / utmost
2
uttermost (n.)
the greatest possible degree;
Synonyms: utmost / maximum / level best
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