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Definition of Utmost

Utmost

  1. Situated at the farthest point or extremity; farthest out; most distant; extreme; as, the utmost limits of the land; the utmost extent of human knowledge.
  2. Being in the greatest or highest degree, quantity, number, or the like; greatest; as, the utmost assiduity; the utmost harmony; the utmost misery or happiness.
  3. The most that can be; the farthest limit; the greatest power, degree, or effort; as, he has done his utmost; try your utmost.

Utmost Quotations

I have been brought up and trained to have the utmost contempt for people who get drunk.
Winston Churchill

If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
Aristotle

To acquire immunity to eloquence is of the utmost importance to the citizens of a democracy.
Bertrand Russell

It is playing safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity.
Dag Hammarskjold

When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.
John Milton
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Utmost Translations

utmost in Spanish is sumo
utmost in Swedish is ytterst

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