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Meaning & Definition of Utmost in English

English

Utmost

/ətmoʊst/

noun

1. The greatest possible degree

  • "He tried his utmost"
    synonym:
  • utmost
  • ,
  • uttermost
  • ,
  • maximum
  • ,
  • level best

adjective

1. Of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity

  • "Extreme cold"
  • "Extreme caution"
  • "Extreme pleasure"
  • "Utmost contempt"
  • "To the utmost degree"
  • "In the uttermost distress"
    synonym:
  • extreme
  • ,
  • utmost(a)
  • ,
  • uttermost(a)

2. Highest in extent or degree

  • "To the last measure of human endurance"
  • "Whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually"
    synonym:
  • last
  • ,
  • utmost

3. (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order

  • "Had traveled to the farthest frontier"
  • "Don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"
  • "Explored the furthest reaches of space"
  • "The utmost tip of the peninsula"
    synonym:
  • farthermost
  • ,
  • farthest
  • ,
  • furthermost
  • ,
  • furthest
  • ,
  • utmost
  • ,
  • uttermost

Examples of using

Ho ho, you have always been the brightest amongst my grandchildren! But hearken now: I have come from the nether realm to entrust thee with a task of utmost importance!
In every period of transition this riff-raff, which exists in every society, rises to the surface, and is not only without any aim but has not even a symptom of an idea, and merely does its utmost to give expression to uneasiness and impatience.
This is a matter of the utmost importance.