- the state or quality of being ultimate.
- a basic or fundamental quality: to question the ultimacies of one's religious beliefs.
Origin of ultimacy
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Examples from the Web for ultimacy
You have what one might call a sense of ultimacy—is there such a word?
It proves one thing, at any rate—I have no monopoly of the quality of ultimacy!
"Well, you must at least let me believe in the ultimacy of your finding your profession," insisted Madge.
One side proclaims the ultimacy of order—that of some old order which conduces to its own interest.Human Nature and Conduct
"I'm afraid you can't make me believe in my own ultimacy, no matter how hard you try," said Harry.