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Usage examples for ultimate

  1. It contains, moreover, implicit in it an appeal to conscience, for it was really by this rather than by historic knowledge that the ultimate purpose of the Law was revealed. – Landmarks in the History of Early Christianity by Kirsopp Lake
  2. What Dyer's ultimate plan might be, he could not guess. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  3. But these two influences are not ultimate. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  4. I believe her ultimate intention is to go abroad. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  5. He knew then, whatever her reason for suggesting such a compact, or her ultimate purpose, that she loved him. – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  6. He gasped in ultimate fear and stepped backward- and the edge of the cliff gave way beneath him. – The Mad Planet by Murray Leinster
  7. But there must be some form of Government supervision and ultimate control, and I favor a reasonable representation of the Government in the management. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  8. But beauty in Nature is not ultimate. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  9. It should be explained here that, although Mr. Mayberry knew about the Indian messenger, he had little faith in the ultimate arrival of Mr. Harkness and the Boy Scouts. – The Boy Scouts On The Range by Lieut. Howard Payson
  10. I will take very good care that you come to no harm, for you are the ultimate object of all this. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. Such, then, is the grand conception of the ultimate purpose and issue of Christ's reconciling work. – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren
  12. The latter had played his part to the ultimate. – The Boy Volunteers with the Submarine Fleet by Kenneth Ward
  13. Yet she represented the higher; for in the ultimate triumph of grace, in the glad performance of the command from love of what is commanded, the law is fulfilled: the law is a schoolmaster to bring us to Christ. – The Seaboard Parish Volume 1 by George MacDonald
  14. Even then they were not actually conquered, although there could be no question as to the ultimate result. – The West Indies and the Spanish Main [1899] by James Rodway
  15. The ultimate answer shall be communicated the moment I receive it. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  16. We agree that under careful guidance much of ultimate political value can be taught from history and literature. – The School and the World by Victor Gollancz and David Somervell
  17. Was Baalum the ultimate escape from her other life? – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
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