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ultimatum

ul·ti·ma·tum

ultimatum

 
 
pronunciation:
uhl tih meI tm
part of speech: noun
inflections: ultimata, ultimatums
definition: a final statement of demands, esp. when issued with a threat of action if rejected, as in a diplomatic discussion.
The government issued an ultimatum to the protesters stating that they would be removed by force if they did not disperse immediately.