hindmost

adjective

hind·​most ˈhīn(d)-ˌmōst How to pronounce hindmost (audio)
: farthest to the rear : last

Examples of hindmost in a Sentence

the dance teacher had to keep reminding us to kick our hindmost foot when we reversed direction the hindmost wagon in the caravan had the roughest ride because of the deep ruts and dust created by the others

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hindmost was in the 14th century

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“Hindmost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hindmost. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

hindmost

adjective
hind·​most ˈhīn(d)-ˌmōst How to pronounce hindmost (audio)
: farthest to the rear
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