Meaning of uppermost


Pronunciation: (up'ur-mōst" or, esp. Brit., -must), [key]
— adj.
  1. highest in place, order, rank, power, etc.: the uppermost peaks of the mountain; the uppermost class of society.
  2. topmost; predominant: a subject of uppermost concern.
  1. in or into the uppermost place, rank, or predominance: The blossoms grow uppermost on the stems of these flowers; the thoughts that came uppermost to her mind.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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