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utmost

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈʌt.məʊst/ us    /-moʊst/ ( formal uttermost,   /ˈʌt.ə-/    /ˈʌ.t̬ɚ-/)
C1 used to emphasize how important or serious something is: a matter of the utmost importance The situation needs to be handled with the utmost care.

utmost

noun [S] uk   /ˈʌt.məʊst/ us    /-moʊst/ ( formal uttermost,   /ˈʌt.əˌməʊst/    /ˈʌ.t̬ɚmoʊst/)
the greatest amount or degree possible: The new model of the car offers the utmost in power and performance.
Translations of “utmost”
in Spanish extremo, mayor…
in French le plus éloigné, le plus grand (possible)…
in German äußerst…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最大的, 極度的…
in Russian крайний, предельный…
in Turkish son derece, pek çok, en fazla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最大的, 极度的…
in Polish najwyższy, największy…
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