uppermost

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adjective up·per·most \ˈə-pər-ˌmōst\

Definition of uppermost

  1. :  situated in the highest or most prominent position <the uppermost layer> <safety was uppermost in their minds>

uppermost

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Examples of uppermost in a sentence

  1. <the uppermost floor of the house gets very hot in the summer>

15th Century

First Known Use of uppermost

15th century



UPPERMOST Defined for English Language Learners

uppermost

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adjective up·per·most \ˈə-pər-ˌmōst\

Definition of uppermost for English Language Learners

  • : highest in position or importance


UPPERMOST Defined for Kids

uppermost

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adjective up·per·most \ˈə-pər-ˌmōst\

Definition of uppermost for Students

  1. 1 :  farthest up <the uppermost branches of a tree>

  2. 2 :  being in the most important position <The thought is uppermost in my mind.>



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