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Definition of "-most" [-most]

  • Most: innermost. (suffix)
  • Nearest to: aftmost. (suffix)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "-most" in a sentence
  • "It is indeed rare to see a shark on a Caribbean reef and only a few countries -most notably the Bahamas- recognize the ecological and economic value of sharks and protect them nationally."
  • "But if it shifts -most likely by Perry eclipsing Bachmann -Romney's path quickly could become more treacherous."