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English definition of “ultimate”

ultimate

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈʌl·tə·mət/
most important , highest , last, or final : Your ultimate goal is to play the game as well as you can. Ultimate also means the best , most, or greatest of its kind : Some people believe that he is the ultimate painter of this century . ultimate    /ˈʌl·tə·mət/ noun [U] Winning was the ultimate, because our team had never won before.
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