[ uht-er-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st ]
/ ˈʌt ərˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst /


most remote or outermost; farthest: the uttermost stars.
of the greatest or highest degree, quantity, etc.; greatest: The country's art has reached uttermost creativity.


Words nearby uttermost

Origin of uttermost

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at utter2, -most
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British Dictionary definitions for uttermost

/ (ˈʌtəˌməʊst) /

adjective, noun

a variant of utmost
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