Ultimate Adjective Synonyms
remotest, furthest, farthest, extreme, uttermost, last, final
The ultimate stage of the experiment will be at a distance of five light-years.
elemental, basic, fundamental, underlying, primary, essential, final
He believes that the ultimate truths were set down in Scripture.
Ultimate Noun Synonyms
final, last, terminating, terminal, end, eventual, conclusive, concluding, decisive, deciding
The ultimate outcome will not be known till next week. Who is the ultimate authority in such matters? .
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