Definition of utmost in English:


Line breaks: ut¦most
Pronunciation: /ˈʌtməʊst




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do one's utmost

Do the most that one is able: Dan was doing his utmost to be helpful
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  • We will do our utmost to avoid compulsory redundancies.
  • The reality is that most never chose to be parenting alone and are doing their utmost to provide the best possible future for their children.
  • Our engineers are doing their utmost to fix the problem.


Old English ūt(e)mest 'outermost' (see out, -most).

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