Synonyms for ultimate

Synonyms for (noun) ultimate

Synonyms: ultimate

Definition: the finest or most superior quality of its kind

Usage: the ultimate in luxury

Similar words: quality

Definition: an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

Usage: the quality of mercy is not strained--Shakespeare

Synonyms for (adj) ultimate

Synonyms: ultimate

Definition: being the last or concluding element of a series

Usage: 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

Similar words: last

Definition: coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining

Usage: the last time I saw Paris; the last day of the month; had the last word; waited until the last minute; he raised his voice in a last supreme call; the last game of the season; down to his last nickel

Synonyms: ultimate

Definition: furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme

Usage: the ultimate achievement; the ultimate question; man's ultimate destiny; the ultimate insult; one's ultimate goal in life

Similar words: crowning

Definition: representing a level of the highest possible achievement or attainment

Usage: the crowning accomplishment of his career

Similar words: eventual

Definition: expected to follow in the indefinite future from causes already operating

Usage: hope of eventual (or ultimate) rescue; if this trend continues it is not reasonable to expect the eventual collapse of the stock market

Similar words: final, net, last

Definition: conclusive in a process or progression

Usage: the final answer; a last resort; the net result

Similar words: last-ditch

Definition: of something done as a final recourse (especially to prevent a crisis or disaster)

Usage: a last-ditch attempt

Similar words: supreme

Definition: final or last in your life or progress

Usage: the supreme sacrifice; the supreme judgment

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