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utmost

ut·most

utmost

 
 
pronunciation:
uht most [or] uht most
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (adjective, noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of the highest or greatest degree, amount, intensity, or the like; greatest.
He promised to make the utmost effort to rid the city of crime.
similar words:
extreme, main, maximum, most, peak, supreme, top, ultimate
definition 2: at the farthest point or position.
They travelled to the utmost ends of the earth.
similar words:
extreme
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part of speech: noun
definition: the highest or greatest degree, amount, effort, or the like.
This hotel is the utmost in luxury.He did his utmost to win.
similar words:
crown, extreme, full, height, maximum, ultimate
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