foremost/uppermost in someone's mind

Definition of foremost/uppermost in someone's mind

  1. :  of greatest concern :  thought of before anything else The safety of the children should be foremost/uppermost in (all) our minds now.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  first in a series or progression

    :  of first rank or position :  preeminent

  1. :  in the first place

    :  most importantly

  1. :  situated in the highest or most prominent position

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  recollection, memory

    :  the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

    :  the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. :  remind

    :  remember

    :  to attend to closely

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