ultimacy

noun

ul·​ti·​ma·​cy ˈəl-tə-mə-sē How to pronounce ultimacy (audio)
plural ultimacies
1
: the quality or state of being ultimate
2

Word History

First Known Use

1842, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of ultimacy was in 1842

Dictionary Entries Near ultimacy

Cite this Entry

“Ultimacy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultimacy. Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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