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ultimate
used in White: The Great Pursuit

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Definition
most extreme as in final, best, worst, most important, or most fundamental
The exact meaning of ultimate depends upon its context. For example:
  • "the ultimate decision-maker" — the final
  • "the ultimate car" — the best
  • "the ultimate insult" — the worst
  • "the ultimate source" — original or most fundamental
  • "the ultimate sacrifice" — most extreme
  • This man who'd come to her rescue repeatedly and saved her life twice already was now giving the ultimate sacrifice.
    Chapter 41 (93% in)
  • The fact that Mikil had known precisely where Thomas was kept them all from expressing their lingering reservation It was rather like the drowning-only the experience itself could ultimately turn one into a believer.
    Chapter 24 (20% in)
  • Or was he telling him to earn Carlos s loyalty so that he could ultimately eliminate him with ease?
    Chapter 24 (75% in)

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