head·​most ˈhed-ˌmōst How to pronounce headmost (audio)
: most advanced : leading

Examples of headmost in a Sentence

the headmost horse shied at the sight of a snake

Word History

First Known Use

1592, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of headmost was in 1592

Dictionary Entries Near headmost

Cite this Entry

“Headmost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/headmost. Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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