[in-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st]
- situated farthest within: the inmost recesses of the forest.
- most intimate or secret: one's inmost thoughts.
Origin of inmost
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Examples from the Web for inmost
But she felt in her inmost heart that it did prove a good deal.Quaint Courtships
I could only thank God, in my inmost heart, for all his mercies.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
Brooding, sad and deep, seemed to me to hold his inmost mind.A Writer's Recollections (In Two Volumes), Volume II
Mrs. Humphry Ward
Miss Bartram's inmost life, as a woman, was no longer the same.Beauty and The Beast, and Tales From Home
I have the fragrance of incense in the inmost parts of my being.Abbe Mouret's Transgression
- another word for innermost
Word Origin and History for inmost
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