lowermost

[ loh-er-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st ]
/ ˈloʊ ərˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. lower-class,
  2. lowercase,
  3. lowerclassman,
  4. lowering,
  5. loweringly,
  6. lowery,
  7. lowes,
  8. lowest,
  9. lowest common denominator,
  10. lowest common multiple

Origin of lowermost

First recorded in 1555–65; lower1 + -most

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British Dictionary definitions for lowermost

lowermost

/ (ˈləʊəˌməʊst) /

adjective

lowest
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Word Origin and History for lowermost

lowermost

1560s, from lower (adj.) + -most.

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