Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Things are ultimates, and they never look beyond their sphere.

Nothing which did not minister to his innate passion for ultimates had any attraction for him.

As yet, the ultimates of all things lie hidden in the womb of the vast unknown.

The fact is, art is essentially a spiritual thing, and its vision is perpetually turned to Ultimates.

In this whole matter he reasoned doggedly from fixed ideas, no matter to what ultimates the argument would carry him.

It is what the philosopher calls the law of ultimates, or the process from firsts to lasts and from lasts to firsts.

He was not fastidious, he would not trouble himself or other people about ultimates, above all he could be fired with imagination.

His passion for ultimates grew upon him; sometimes it seemed as though he would put up with nothing less.

His education will prove to be but vanity and vexation of spirit, unless it ultimates in this task.

Among the ultimates is a logical consequence of the right of woman to be represented by women.