most most  /ˈmoʊst/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (superlative of `many' used with count nouns and often preceded by `the') quantifier meaning the greatest in number
  2. (adj) the superlative of `much' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning the greatest in amount or extent or degree
  3. (adv) used to form the superlative
  4. (adv) very
  5. (adv) (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Our fifth annual list of the world's most influential people: leaders, thinkers, heroes, artists, scientists and more.
  2. The World's Most Influential People.
  3. In our annual PTI 100 issue, we do the impossible: name the people who most affect our world.

News

  1. Most Winston-Salem government salaries lag behind peer city levels

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Most employees who work for the city of Winston-Salem, from the rank-and-file police officer to the top-brass...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

  2. Most Washtenaw County police agencies see increase in drunken driving arrests in 2012

    Most of the Washtenaw County police agencies reported dramatic increases in drunken driving arrests in 2012 while others reported slight decreases, according to an MLive Media Group analysis. After mostly continuous decreases in drunken driving arrests from 2006 until...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: MLive.com

  3. Most dedicated, hardcore fans cheer on Blackhawks

    Chicago’s most dedicated and hardcore Blackhawks fans shared their wildest superstitions and stories while cheering on their team in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals. …
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago

Quotes

  1. "I take my share of the blame for not explaining it more clearly to the American people," Obama said. "I know that with all the lobbying and horse-trading, the process left most Americans wondering, 'What's in it for me?' "
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. Rep. Ed Markey disagreed, saying it was "not a slush fund, not a shakedown. ...... It was the government of the United States working to protect the most vulnerable citizens that we have in our country right now, the residents of the Gulf."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Joe Barton Source: The Associated Press

  3. "What I most took away from those experiences was simple admiration for the democratic process," she said. "The Supreme Court, of course, has the responsibility of ensuring that our government never oversteps its proper bounds or violates the...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: CBS News

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