rearmost

adjective
rear·​most | \ˈrir-ˌmōst \

Definition of rearmost 

: farthest in the rear : last

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Examples of rearmost in a Sentence

the rearmost part of the building the rearmost people in the cafeteria line often get the dregs that nobody wanted and for good reason

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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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The first known use of rearmost was in 1718

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rearmost

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of rearmost

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

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