outmost
adjective Date: 12th century farthest out ; outermost

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  • Outmost — Out most , a. [OE. outemest, utmest, AS. [=u]temest, a superl. fr. [=u]te out. See {Out}, {Utmost}, and cf. {Outermost}.] Farthest from the middle or interior; farthest outward; outermost. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outmost — index peripheral Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • outmost — [out′mōst΄] adj. [ME, altered (by assoc. with out) < utemest,UTMOST] most remote; outermost …   English World dictionary

  • outmost — adjective a) Superlative form of out. He lived on the outmost edge of the city. b) Farthest outside; as far from the center or inside as possible. See Also: outermost …   Wiktionary

  • outmost — /owt mohst / or, esp. Brit., / meuhst/, adj. farthest out; outermost. [1300 50; ME; see OUT , MOST] * * * …   Universalium

  • outmost — Synonyms and related words: apparent, cortical, epidermic, exomorphic, exterior, external, extrinsic, farthest, fringe, furthermost, furthest, open, out, outer, outermost, outlying, outside, outstanding, outward, outward facing, peripheral,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • outmost — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Most distant or remote, as from a center: extreme, farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, outermost, ultimate, utmost, uttermost. See BIG, EDGE …   English dictionary for students

  • outmost — adj. RG. 549 …   Oldest English Words

  • outmost — out·most || aÊŠtməʊst adj. farthest, furthest away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outmost — adjective chiefly archaic furthest away. Origin ME: var. of utmest utmost …   English new terms dictionary

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