rear·​most | \ ˈrir-ˌmōst How to pronounce rearmost (audio) \

Definition of rearmost

: farthest in the rear : last

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the rearmost part of the building the rearmost people in the cafeteria line often get the dregs that nobody wanted and for good reason
Recent Examples on the Web The downward kink in the rearmost side windows that lets little kids see outside is still there, but it’s been softened for a less abrupt look. Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press, "Review: 2018 Honda Odyssey is a kid hauler with tricks and treats," 28 June 2017

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First Known Use of rearmost

1718, in the meaning defined above

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“Rearmost.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of rearmost

: at the very rear of something : farthest back from the front

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