do one's utmost

Definition of do one's utmost

  1. :  to do all one can We did our utmost to help.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

  1. :  the first tone of the major scale in solfège

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy

  1. :  situated at the farthest or most distant point :  extreme

    :  of the greatest or highest degree, quantity, number, or amount

  1. :  the most possible :  the extreme limit :  the highest attainable point or degree

    :  the highest, greatest, or best of one's abilities, powers, and resources

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