bottommost

adjective
bot·​tom·​most | \ ˈbä-tə(m)-ˌmōst How to pronounce bottommost (audio) \

Definition of bottommost

1a : situated at the very bottom : lowest, deepest
b : last the bottommost part of the day— Alfred Kazin
2 : most basic the bottommost problems facing the world

Keep scrolling for more

Examples of bottommost in a Sentence

the bottommost part of the wine list is where you'll find the bargains the bottommost rung of the ladder is broken
Recent Examples on the Web State and national park permits, safety inspection stickers, electronic toll collection devices and GPS and navigation systems can legally be mounted or located at the bottommost portion of the windshield, according to the driver's manual. Tim Harlow, Star Tribune, 26 Apr. 2021 MOI is a performance measurement taken at the bottommost moment of the swing, when contact is made, measuring the resistance of the club to being twisted at the moment of impact. Tom Chiarella, Popular Mechanics, 14 June 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'bottommost.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of bottommost

1694, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About bottommost

Time Traveler for bottommost

Time Traveler

The first known use of bottommost was in 1694

See more words from the same year

Statistics for bottommost

Last Updated

9 May 2021

Cite this Entry

“Bottommost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bottommost. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on bottommost

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for bottommost

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Return of Name that Color!

  • a light greenish blue color
  • Name that color:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!