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Overview of noun extreme

The noun extreme has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) extreme

(the furthest or highest degree of something; "he carried it to extremes")

2. (3) extreme point, extreme, extremum

(the point located farthest from the middle of something)

Overview of adj extreme

The adj extreme has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (15) extreme, utmost, uttermost

(of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity; "extreme cold"; "extreme caution"; "extreme pleasure"; "utmost contempt"; "to the utmost degree"; "in the uttermost distress")

2. (5) extreme

(far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree; to an utmost degree; "an extreme example"; "extreme temperatures"; "extreme danger")

3. (2) extreme

(beyond a norm in views or actions; "an extreme conservative"; "an extreme liberal"; "extreme views on integration"; "extreme opinions")

4. (1) extreme

(most distant in any direction; "the extreme edge of town") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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