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ultimately Line breaks: ul¦tim|ate¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈʌltɪmətli/

Definition of ultimately in English:


1Finally; in the end: the largest firms may ultimately become unstoppable
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  • Which way you finally bet will ultimately depend on how badly you can't afford to lose.
  • He is the part of us all that goes into the darkness, and finally ultimately achieves the goal.
  • The condition, which is currently incurable, ultimately leads to premature death.
1.1At the most basic level: ultimately he has only himself to blame
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  • This level of training is ultimately about intellectually learning less but refining yourself more.
  • Sea level and climate are ultimately linked, and their effects cannot always be separated.
  • It works on many different levels and ultimately it is goofy fun and that's classic Disney.
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