upmost

adjective
up·most | \ˈəp-ˌmōst \

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Examples of upmost in a Sentence

the upmost floor of the building

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Privacy and security Privacy and security have always been a hot topic and of the upmost concern, but maybe never more than now. Edward C. Baig, USA TODAY, "Apple shows how iOS 12 will change your next iPhone," 4 June 2018 And for the players, finishing this season strong for themselves, but primarily for their coach, is of the upmost importance. Rich Mayor, Aurora Beacon-News, "Skylar Doby wants to send out West Aurora coach Connie Siljendahl in style," 2 Feb. 2018 Can's representatives are said to be controlling the deal, and despite having the 'upmost confidence' that a deal will be agreed, Juventus want negotiations to finalised as soon as possible. SI.com, "Juventus Remain 'Convinced' Liverpool's Emre Can is Turin Bound After Verbal Agreement," 25 Jan. 2018 In Hip Hop, there are certain artists that are regarded with the upmost respect. Marco Torres, Houston Chronicle, "Snoop Dogg brings West Coast sound to House of Blues in Houston," 19 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of upmost

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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