What does the word ultimately mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • at last; finally.

Usage examples for ultimately

  1. It was agreed ultimately that Hedwig should remain with the Countess, who was really much upset by the fright she had had, and I ... – Fickle Fortune by Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner)
  2. They call it a lift here, not knowing any better, but it gets there ultimately. – One Day's Courtship The Heralds Of Fame by Robert Barr
  3. If I had died he had become assured, not only of the possession of Wyncote, but of being ultimately my father's heir. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
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