max definition

  • noun:
    • the utmost: the vehicle can seat five grownups, but that's the maximum.
    • optimum function
    • A maximum.
    • a serious, outstanding level.
  • adjective:
    • Maximal.
    • Optimal.
  • adverb:
    • Maximally: we are going to spend $250 max.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to attain one's limitation, at the time of stamina or capability: The weightlifter maxed out at 180 kilograms.
    • to achieve a point from where no extra growth, enhancement, or advantage is achievable: The salary with this position maxes at $45,000.
  • verb:
    • to attain the restriction, to reach the utmost.

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