Definition of Northmost

1. Adjective. Situated farthest north. "Alaska is our northernmost state"

Exact synonyms: Northernmost
Similar to: North

Definition of Northmost

1. a. Lying farthest north; northernmost.

Definition of Northmost

1. Adjective. Furthest to the north; most northern. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Northmost

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Northmost

northern white cedar
northern whiting
northern woodsia
northerner
northerners
northernest
northernly
northernness
northerns
northers
northing
northings
northland
northlands
northness
northnesses
norths
northside
northupite
northward
northwardly
northwards
northwest
northwest by north
northwest by west
northwest territories
northwest wind
northwester

Literary usage of Northmost

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. With Feet to the Earth by Charles Montgomery Skinner (1899)
"Our northmost Railroad Town: a Memory of 1891 ! crack ! go the whips. The " stage" sweeps out of the low wood and plunges down an awful slope, ..."

2. Hunt's Yachting Magazine (1869)
"times ; the northmost is ... comes north of the northmost rock of ... [the northmost of the small holms lying about one mile to the southward of ..."

3. The Scots Revised Reports: Court of Session, Second Series by Scotland Court of Session (1905)
"Moreover, the result of taking away the foresaid part of the tenement is to leave the building on the northmost feu without a gable-wall to the south. ..."

4. Travels Along the Mediterranean and Parts Adjacent in Company with the Earl by Robert Richardson (1822)
"M. and made fast for the night nearly opposite to the northmost temple. ... Having landed, we proceeded immediately to inspect the northmost temple, ..."

5. Travels Along the Mediterranean and Parts Adjacent in Company with the Earl by Robert Richardson (1822)
"M. and made fast for the night nearly opposite to the northmost temple. ... Having landed, we proceeded immediately to inspect the northmost temple, ..."

6. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"The Khor-el-Gash, or Mareb, though a considerable river in its upper regions, reaches the Atbara (and thus the Nile, of which it is the northmost affluent) ..."

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