What does the word hindmost mean?

Usage examples for hindmost

  1. The mago ran after them, caught the hindmost boy, and dragged him back- the boy scared and struggling, the man laughing. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  2. The bear sprang after them, and was very near the hindmost man, when one of the hunters on the shore shot him through the head, and finally killed him. – Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  3. So they turned aside, and the mice swept by in their hosts, but the hindmost mouse turned round and said, " Thanks to thee, Ivan Golik, thou hast saved my host from perishing; I will save thine also." – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous