endmost

[end-mohst]

adjective

farthest; most distant; last: the endmost lands of the earth.

Nearby words

  1. endive,
  2. endless,
  3. endlessly,
  4. endling,
  5. endlong,
  6. endnote,
  7. endo-,
  8. endoaneurysmoplasty,
  9. endoaneurysmorrhaphy,
  10. endoangiitis

Origin of endmost

First recorded in 1765–75; end1 + -most

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Examples from the Web for endmost

  • The hat rolled, bounced, dipped and soared up the hill and just clear of the branches of the endmost pine.

    Galusha the Magnificent|Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Resolving to stand more inshore, he altered the helm, and gradually we brought the endmost lights under our quarter.

    The Young Cavalier|Percy F. Westerman
  • There was a woman sitting in the endmost chair just across the aisle in line with them.

    Pointed Roofs|Dorothy Richardson


British Dictionary definitions for endmost

endmost

adjective

nearest the end; most distant
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