Idioms

    to the max, to the greatest or furthest degree; totally: That book is disgusting to the max.

Origin of max

by shortening

Definition for maxes (2 of 2)

Max

[ maks ]
/ mæks /

noun

a male given name, form of Maximilian.
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British Dictionary definitions for maxes

max

/ (mæks) /

noun informal

the most significant, highest, furthest, or greatest thing
to the max to the ultimate extent
See also max out
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