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Take the chief metric of the war in Vietnam—body counts, which ultimately did not answer whether the strategy was working.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Ultimately, Gow says, the brothers failed in their efforts to recreate the Auroch.
Ultimately, 2015 might be the year American anti-LGBT advocates wish they could skip.
She ultimately ditched JSwipe after about a week and found her current, non-Jewish, boyfriend on OkCupid.
For years, Brooke even had trouble finding a publisher for his memoir, which was ultimately accepted by Rutgers University Press.Ed Brooke: The Senate's Civil Rights Pioneer and Prophet of a Post-Racial America|John Avlon|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Self-respect in man is ultimately based on reverence for the Divine.The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Galatians|G. G. Findlay
This symbol was first rounded into and then changed first to , and ultimately to .
We cannot think that anything is ultimately real which has its ground of existence in something else.The Problem of Truth|H. Wildon Carr
Oquendo's men, however, were ultimately saved, and taken to other ships.History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete|John Lothrop Motley
To all this must be added certain local influences, and ultimately the crash of the Ejection.The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume II (of 2)|Richard Crashaw
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Word Origin and History for ultimately
1650s, from Late Latin ultimatus, past participle of ultimare "to be final, come to an end," from ultimus "last, final," superlative of *ulter "beyond" (see ultra-). Ultimate Frisbee is attested from 1972.