hindmost

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adjective hind·most \ˈhīn(d)-ˌmōst\

Definition of hindmost

  1. :  farthest to the rear :  last

Examples of hindmost in a Sentence

  1. the dance teacher had to keep reminding us to kick our hindmost foot when we reversed direction

  2. the hindmost wagon in the caravan had the roughest ride because of the deep ruts and dust created by the others

14th Century

First Known Use of hindmost

14th century



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