ultimate

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
adj. farthest, most remote; extreme, last; maximum; terminal, final, conclusive; elemental; eventual. See end.
II
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. final, terminal, latest; see last 1 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
I
n.
greatest, highest, best, height, top, pinnacle, summit, peak, last word, ne plus ultra, culmination.
ANT.: lowest, minimum
II
a.
1. utmost maximum, highest, greatest, uppermost, supreme, paramount, extreme, best, superlative, preeminent.
2. final conclusive, last, concluding, ending, completing, finishing, terminal, terminating, closing, furthest, farthest, eventual.
ANT.: 1. lowest, minimum, worst. 2. beginning, initial, opening
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I adjective 1. Of or relating to a terminative condition, stage, or point: final, last1, latter, terminal. See START. 2. Of or being an irreducible element: basic, elemental, elementary, essential, fundamental, primitive, underlying. See SURFACE. 3. Greatest in quantity or highest in degree that has been or can be attained: maximal, maximum, top, topmost, utmost, uttermost. See HIGH, LIMITED. 4. Of the greatest possible degree, quality, or intensity: extreme, supreme, transcendent, unsurpassable, utmost, uttermost. See BETTER, BIG. 5. Most distant or remote, as from a center: extreme, farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, outermost, outmost, utmost, uttermost. See BIG, EDGE. II noun The greatest quantity or highest degree attainable: maximum, outside, top, utmost, uttermost. Idiom: ne plus ultra. See HIGH, LIMITED.

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