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topmost

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adjective top·most \ˈtäp-ˌmōst\

Simple Definition of topmost

  • : highest in position or importance

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of topmost

  1. :  highest of all :  uppermost

Examples of topmost in a sentence

  1. He was standing on the topmost step.

  2. <his kite got tangled in the topmost branches of the tree>



1697

First Known Use of topmost

1697


TOPMOST Defined for Kids

topmost

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adjective top·most \ˈtäp-ˌmōst\

Definition of topmost for Students

  1. :  highest of all <I can't reach the topmost shelf.>





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