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Definition of max

to the max
: to the greatest extent possible

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max adjective

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Examples of max in a Sentence

The boat can hold a max of 20 people. at the max there will be 25 people at the party
Recent Examples on the Web After being shown the proper technique, Brandon works his way up in weight, hitting his max at 50 kgs (110 pounds). Philip Ellis, Men's Health, 22 Sep. 2022 Meanwhile, the Pacer Pro calculated my max and average power at 231W and 126W, respectively. PCMAG, 12 July 2022 But the omicron variant of COVID-19 not only raised the infection rates in our area in January, hospitals were becoming full and care workers were treating patients at their max. Lori Nickel, Journal Sentinel, 27 June 2022 The sales tax is at its max and [00:26:00] Cuyahoga county. Laura Johnston, cleveland, 1 Mar. 2022 The rival Windows machines got a leg up over the Spectre x360 from the i7-1260P, which has a faster max GPU speed than the chip in the Spectre (1.4 versus 1.25 GHz) and the same number of execution units (96). Scharon Harding, Ars Technica, 27 Aug. 2022 Hence, the damages that Twitter could impose on Musk are unusually low at a max of $1 billion. Shawn Tully, Fortune, 27 Aug. 2022 Daycare portal Wonderschool shows Bend in-home providers charging a wide range, with prices starting around $200 to 400 a month and climbing to a max of $1,500 to $1,920. oregonlive, 4 Aug. 2022 Adding 70MHz of mid-band to Rogers' current haul pushed speeds to a max of 782Mbps down and 129Mbps up, with latencies frequently at 12-13ms. Sascha Segan, PCMAG, 1 Aug. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of max

1851, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Max.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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