adjective Date: 15th century most distant ; farthest

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  • Furthermost — Fur ther*most , a. Most remote; furthest. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • furthermost — index ultimate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • furthermost — [fʉr′thər mōst΄; ] also [, fʉr′thərməst] adj. most distant; furthest …   English World dictionary

  • furthermost — [[t]fɜ͟ː(r)ðə(r)moʊst[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n The furthermost one of a number of similar things is the one that is the greatest distance away from a place. We walked to the furthermost point and then sat on the sand dunes …   English dictionary

  • furthermost — adjective formal most distant: In the furthermost corner sat a tall thin man. (+ from): in the corner furthermost from the door …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • furthermost — /ferr dheuhr mohst /, adj. most distant: Their house is furthermost on the right. [1350 1400; ME; see FURTHER, MOST] * * * …   Universalium

  • furthermost — fur|ther|most [ˈfə:ðəməust US ˈfə:rðərmoust] adj formal most distant = ↑furthest ▪ In the furthermost corner sat a tall thin man …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • furthermost — fur|ther|most [ fɜrðər,moust ] adjective FORMAL most distant: the furthermost boundary of the property …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • furthermost — adjective (comparatives of far ) most remote in space or time or order had traveled to the farthest frontier don t go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree explored the furthest reaches of space the utmost tip of the peninsula • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • furthermost — adjective a) Superlative of further. b) most distant or remote, either in time or space …   Wiktionary

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