neth·​er·​most ˈne-t͟hər-ˌmōst How to pronounce nethermost (audio)
: farthest down : lowest

Examples of nethermost in a Sentence

some strange creature from the nethermost region of the ocean

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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

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Cite this Entry

“Nethermost.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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neth·​er·​most ˈnet͟h-ər-ˌmōst How to pronounce nethermost (audio)
: being the farthest down
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