headmost

adjective
head·​most | \ ˈhed-ˌmōst How to pronounce headmost (audio) \

Definition of headmost

: most advanced : leading

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Examples of headmost in a Sentence

the headmost horse shied at the sight of a snake

First Known Use of headmost

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of headmost was in 1592

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