Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Highest; uppermost.

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  • adj. at or nearest to the top; uppermost; being the very highest.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Highest; uppermost.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Highest; uppermost.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. at or nearest to the top

Etymologies

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top +‎ most

Examples

  • The topmost was the initial report, with a note appended to the effect that Herald Pol was taking over the investigation.

    Brightly Burning

  • = -- So, for want of a better name, we will call the topmost section or inner roof of brick, two bricks thick.

    Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Saint Paul An Account of the Old and New Buildings with a Short Historical Sketch

  • Its solitariness, its pointed turrets and gables, its proud position on what might be termed the topmost wave of earth in that region, the flying flag at its summit, and the ample white curtains that fluttered sail-like in the open windows, all heightened the resemblance.

    An Algonquin Maiden A Romance of the Early Days of Upper Canada

  • Satisfied upon this point, the Indian next made his way round to the front of the palace, and here at once the evidences of a visit of a large party of people to the palace, some time during the preceding night, once more presented themselves, the latest -- that is to say the topmost -- set of footprints showing that quite a crowd of people had hurried from the main entrance of the building down the broad path leading to the entrance gates of the garden and thence into the main road.

    Harry Escombe A Tale of Adventure in Peru

  • +C < = = > is the "topmost" operator in the sense that it is at the

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  • 358 This ranked among the five 'topmost' heavens of the 'world of form,' or Brahma-world.

    Psalms of the Sisters

  • "topmost", but I also tried using the ahk_parent parameter to no affect.

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  • The pinnacle-attached janitorial shack was then remodeled into something no janitor could dream of affording: the modern penthouse, luxury accommodations situated on the highest level of a metropolitan monument, a place of topmost privilege.

    The English Is Coming!

  • You can structure a junk bond portfolio in various trances so that the topmost tranche gets so much default protection that it gets a triple A rating.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » The Goldman Fraud Suit

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