adjective \ˈə-pər-ˌmōst\

: highest in position or importance

Full Definition of UPPERMOST

:  situated in the highest or most prominent position <the uppermost layer> <safety was uppermost in their minds>
uppermost adverb

Examples of UPPERMOST

  1. <the uppermost floor of the house gets very hot in the summer>

First Known Use of UPPERMOST

15th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: upperpart
Previous Word in the Dictionary: upper mordent
All Words Near: uppermost

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up uppermost? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More