Synonyms and Antonyms of ultimate
1 of the greatest or highest degree or quantity <the ultimate speed yet attained by a land-based vehicle> Synonyms consummate, last, max, maximum, most, nth, outside, paramount, supreme, top, utmost, uttermost Related Words unequaled (or unequalled), unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled (or unrivalled), unsurpassed; biggest, hugest, largest; topmost, upmost, uppermost Near Antonyms littlest, minutest, smallest, tiniest; lowest; fewest Antonyms least, minimal, minimum, slightest
2 following all others of the same kind in order or time <the ultimate speaker at today's meeting> Synonyms bottommost, closing, concluding, final, hindmost, lag, latest, latter, rearmost, terminal, terminating, lastRelated Words consequent, ensuing, eventual, following, succeeding; conclusive, crowning, decisive, definitive; farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, remotest; lowermost, lowest, nethermost; endmost, extreme, outermost, outmost, utmost; penultimateNear Antonyms eminent, premier, superiorAntonyms beginning, earliest, first, foremost, headmost, inaugural, initial, leadoff, maiden, opening, original, pioneer, primary, starting
3 most distant from a center <the ultimate edges of the universe> Synonyms farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, outermost, outmost, remotest, extreme, utmostRelated Words aftermost, rearmost, sternmostNear Antonyms intermediate, medial, median, mid, middle, midmostAntonyms inmost, innermost, nearest
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up ultimate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).