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 for uttermost
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Uttermost \Ut"ter*most\, a. [From Utter, a.; cf. Utmost, and
     Extreme; utmost; being; in the farthest, greatest, or highest
     degree; as, the uttermost extent or end. "In this uttermost
     distress." --Milton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Uttermost \Ut"ter*most`\, n.
     The utmost; the highest or greatest degree; the farthest
     extent. --Tennyson.
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           Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost
           that come unto God by him.               --Heb. vii.
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           He cannot have sufficient honor done unto him; but the
           uttermost we can do, we must.            --Hooker.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity;
             "extreme cold"; "extreme caution"; "extreme pleasure";
             "utmost contempt"; "to the utmost degree"; "in the
             uttermost distress" [syn: extreme, utmost(a),
      2: (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or
         order; "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go
         beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the
         furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"
         [syn: farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest,
         utmost, uttermost]
      n 1: the greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost" [syn:
           utmost, uttermost, maximum, level best]

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