Thesaurus

maximum

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of maximum

  1. 1 of the greatest or highest degree or quantity the maximum amount of time needed to complete the project Synonyms consummate, last, max, ultimate, most, nth, outside, paramount, supreme, top, utmost, uttermostRelated Words unequaled (or unequalled), unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled (or unrivalled), unsurpassed; biggest, hugest, largest; topmost, upmost, uppermostNear Antonyms littlest, minutest, smallest, tiniest; lowest; fewestAntonyms least, minimal, minimum, slightest

  2. 2 of the highest degree he always puts out maximum effort Synonyms greatest, full, top, topmost, utmost, utterRelated Words heightened, highNear Antonyms lessened, lowAntonyms least, littlest, lowest, minimal, minimum, slightest


maximum

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of maximum

  1. the greatest amount, number, or part achieved the maximum Synonyms max, most, outsideRelated Words best, ultimate, utmost; extremeAntonyms least, minimum


Learn More about maximum


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up maximum? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

acid in temper, mood, or tone

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • peter-bruegel-tower-of-babel-painting
  • What language does pajama come from?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!