In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
adjective & noun
- Their sons, and occasionally their daughters too, had indeed gone to the uttermost ends of the earth and beyond.
- I will serve our lord with the uttermost loyalty.
- And then, adding something like anguish to deep depression, I saw that even the pulpit, that uttermost symbol of the message, had been knocked down and carted away.
- I think today our nation is at the crossroads where a serious reflection on the direction of our policies is a matter of uttermost urgency.
- I stared at them with uttermost loathing.
- Churchill wrote that Ladysmith was ‘famous to the uttermost ends of the earth: centre of the world's attention, the scene of famous deeds, the cause of mighty efforts.’
- The next morning my mouth opened in a yawn with uttermost content.
- Being at the uttermost ends of the earth we are both proud of our uniqueness and at times also wanting to ape the big kids on the block.
- You yourself told me that you will serve him with the uttermost loyalty, and look what you're saying now!
- Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness begins and concludes on the Thames, that ‘tranquil waterway leading to the uttermost ends of the earth’.
- A few years ago, a crew of scientists travelled to the uttermost depths of the Atlantic Ocean in order to get a very up-close and personal look at the remains of the infamous Titanic.
- Whether we like it or not: the uttermost that can be achieved is mundane justice and equality of chances and of rights.
- He smiled at her with the uttermost respect and adoration.
- My book has been described as proof of how the human spirit can survive in spite of uttermost humiliation.
- She demands their uttermost concentration, but those who make the effort are rewarded by being taken on an emotional journey whose after effects are long-lasting and deep.
- Sharing information is of the uttermost importance.
- We preach a Gospel that saves to the uttermost, and witness to its power.
- With one click of a key on a computer and you have the whole world at your fingertips, enabling you to know the goings-on in the uttermost parts of the globe.
- That gospel saves everywhere and to the uttermost.
- The Allies would pursue ‘the ranks of the guilty to the uttermost ends of the earth’ and would deliver them to their accusers ‘in order that justice may be done’.
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