- the furthest or highest degree of something
- the point located farthest from the middle of something
• (n.) Either of the extreme terms of a syllogism, the middle term being interposed between them. • (a.) Extended or contracted as much as possible; -- said of intervals; as, an extreme sharp second; an extreme flat forth. • (a.) Radical; ultra; as, extreme opinions. • (n.) The utmost point or verge; that part which terminates a...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/extreme/
of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity; `extreme cold`; `extreme caution`; `extreme pleasure`; `utmost contempt`; `to the utmost degree`; `in the uttermost distress`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
[ Latin extremus
, superl. of exter
, on the outside, outward: confer French extrême
. See Exterior
At the utmost point, edge, or border; outermost; utmost; farthest; most remote; at the widest limit. 2.
Last; fi...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/E/98
Ex·treme' noun 1.
The utmost point or verge; that part which terminates a body; extremity. 2.
Utmost limit or degree that is supposable or tolerable; hence, furthest degree; any undue departure from the mean; -- often in the plural: things at an extreme distance from each other, the mos...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/E/98
A pedigree cat that has or is extreme in confirmation or structure for its breed when compared to other cats of the same breed.Found on http://www.cat-world.com.au/glossary
as far away as possible from the centre, the beginning or the average; of the highest degree or intensityFound on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio33.html
As far away as possible from the centre, the beginning or the average, of the highest degree or intensity ... (18 Nov 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
- beyond a norm in views or actions 2. [adj] - far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree 3. [adj] - of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity 4. [adj] - most distant in any direction 5. [n] - the furthest or highest degree of somethingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=extreme
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