extremeadjectiveuk /ɪkˈstriːm/ us /ɪkˈstriːm/
extreme adjective (GREAT)
- The way she had been treated at work had caused her extreme emotional and psychological distress.
- People here are living in conditions of extreme poverty.
- Drivers are warned to take extreme care on the icy roads.
- An expression of extreme disapproval came over his face.
- We took shelter from the extreme heat under a palm tree.
extreme adjective (BAD)
extreme adjective (BELIEFS)
extreme adjective (FURTHEST POINT)
- (in) the middle of nowhere idiom
- all/the four corners of the world/earth idiom
- as far as the eye can/could see idiom
- light year
- light years away idiom
- the back of beyond idiom
- you're getting colder idiom
extremenoun [C]uk /ɪkˈstriːm/ us /ɪkˈstriːm/