Found 3 items, similar to ultimate.
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English → English
adj 1: furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme;
“the ultimate achievement”
; “the ultimate question”
“man's ultimate destiny”
; “the ultimate insult”
“one's ultimate goal in life”
2: being the last or concluding element of a series; “the
ultimate sonata of that opus”
; "a distinction between the
verb and noun senses of `conflict' is that in the verb the
stress is on the ultimate (or last) syllable"
3: being the ultimate or elemental constituents of anything;
“the elemental stuff of...out of which the many forms of
life have been molded”
- Jack London; “the ultimate
ingredients of matter”
; “his proposal is elegantly simple”
English → English
, a. [LL. ultimatus last, extreme, fr. L.
ultimare to come to an end, fr. ultimus the farthest, last,
superl. from the same source as ulterior. See Ulterior
1. Farthest; most remote in space or time; extreme; last;
My harbor, and my ultimate repose. --Milton.
Many actions apt to procure fame are not conductive
to this our ultimate happiness. --Addison.
2. Last in a train of progression or consequences; tended
toward by all that precedes; arrived at, as the last
Those ultimate truths and those universal laws of
thought which we can not rationally contradict.
3. Incapable of further analysis; incapable of further
division or separation; constituent; elemental; as, an
ultimate constituent of matter.
(Chem.), organic analysis. See under
. See under Belief
(Math.), the limiting value of a ratio, or
that toward which a series tends, and which it does not
Syn: Final; conclusive. See Final
, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Ultimated
pr. & vb. n. Ultimating
1. To come or bring to an end; to eventuate; to end. [R.]
2. To come or bring into use or practice. [R.]
, n.; pl. Analyses
. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to
unloose, to dissolve, to resolve into its elements; ? up + ?
to loose. See Loose
1. A resolution of anything, whether an object of the senses
or of the intellect, into its constituent or original
elements; an examination of the component parts of a
subject, each separately, as the words which compose a
sentence, the tones of a tune, or the simple propositions
which enter into an argument. It is opposed to
2. (Chem.) The separation of a compound substance, by
chemical processes, into its constituents, with a view to
ascertain either (a) what elements it contains, or (b) how
much of each element is present. The former is called
, and the latter quantitative analysis
3. (Logic) The tracing of things to their source, and the
resolving of knowledge into its original principles.
4. (Math.) The resolving of problems by reducing the
conditions that are in them to equations.
(a) A syllabus, or table of the principal heads of a
discourse, disposed in their natural order.
(b) A brief, methodical illustration of the principles of
a science. In this sense it is nearly synonymous with
6. (Nat. Hist.) The process of ascertaining the name of a
species, or its place in a system of classification, by
means of an analytical table or key.
. (Chem.) See under Ultimate