Of the greatest or highest degree, quantity, or the like; greatest: of the utmost importance. 2. being at the farthest point or extremity; farthest: the utmost reef of the island.
Also, uttermost. the greatest degree or amount: "the utmost that can be said; The restaurant provides the utmost in cuisine". 2. the most or best of one's abilities, powers, etc.: "He did his utmost to win the match". 3. the extreme limit or extent: "His tolerance was taxed to the utmost".
"With all that earnestness of threatening, that may cause in a man the utmostness dread". 2. the state or condition of the greatest or highest degree, amount, quantity or importance. 3. state of being at the farthest point or extremity.
Without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative; "utter nonsense"; arrant, complete, everlasting, sodding, stark, staring, thoroughgoing, utter, 2. complete; "came to a dead or utter stop". 3. outer. "Thine utter eyen." 4. situated on the outside, or extreme limit; remote from the centre; outer. [Obs.] 5. complete; perfect; total; entire; absolute; as, utter darkness. 6. peremptory; unconditional; unqualified; final; as, an utter refusal.
To articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise; express, verbalize, give tongue to. 2. express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words ; "She let out a big heavy sigh"; emit, let out, let loose. 3. express in speech; "She talks a lot or utter of nonsense"; talk, speak, mouth, verbalize. 4. put into circulation; "utter counterfeit currency" 5. to put forth or out; to reach out. 6. to dispose of in trade; to sell or vend. [Obs.] 7. hence, to put in circulation, as money; to put off, as currency; to cause to pass in trade; often used, specifically, of the issue of counterfeit notes or coins, forged or fraudulent documents, and the like; as, to utter coin or bank notes. 8. to give public expression to; to disclose; to publish; to speak; to pronounce; to deliver; give forth; issue; liberate; discharge; pronounce.
An organism that can utter vocal sounds; a vocaliser. 2. someone who circulates forged banknotes or counterfeit coins. 3. someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone esp. garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; speaker, talker, verbalizer.
the crime of knowingly tendering or showing a forged instrument or counterfeit coin to another with intent to defraud.
Incapable of being uttered or utterable. 2. incapable of being expressed or described; inexpressible. 3. speechless, not being able to be said.
Open, manifest, absolute, extreme, final.
More outward, remote, farther removed, exterior.
Outermost, farther out or off, remotest. 2. greatest in extent, context. 3. extreme, last in time, final. 4. end, issue, extreme or farthest limit (in time).
another term for utmost. 2. greatest, maximum, greatest possible, highest, most, most extreme, greatest amount of;
The condition or quality of being utter, absolute or complete. 2. absoluteness.