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uppermost

up·per·most

uppermost

 
 
pronunciation:
uh pr most [or] uh pr most
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
part of speech: adjective
definition: highest in place, rank, importance, or influence.
Planning winter activities is the committee's uppermost concern.
similar words:
top
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in the highest or most important position or rank.
Repairing the computer is uppermost on the list of jobs for today.