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ultimate
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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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
  • She needed him to feel connected to her so that ultimately he might, however unlikely, reconsider breaking her bones until she was dead.
    Chapter 29 (46% in)
  • But convincing them ultimately came back around to logic and reason.
    Chapter 12 (48% in)
  • Justifying himself, and ultimately feeling needed as a result.
    Chapter 27 (67% in)
  • Or maybe it reminded him of the shackles of humanity, bound by inevitable tragedy that ultimately ended in death.
    Chapter 28 (77% in)

There are no more uses of "ultimate" in BoneMan's Daughters.

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