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Meaning of UTTERMOST

Pronunciation:  'utur`mowst

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost"
  2. [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"

UTTERMOST is a 9 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: far, farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, level best, maximum, utmost, utmost
 See Also: boundary, bounds, limit



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Ut"ter*most\, a. [From {Utter}, a.; cf. {Utmost}, and
    Extreme; utmost; being; in the farthest, greatest, or highest
    degree; as, the uttermost extent or end. ``In this uttermost
    distress.'' --Milton.
  2. \Ut"ter*most`\, n.
    The utmost; the highest or greatest degree; the farthest
    extent. --Tennyson.
          Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost
          that come unto God by him.               --Heb. vii.
          He cannot have sufficient honor done unto him; but the
          uttermost we can do, we must.            --Hooker.