I met former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates twice, both times in the remotest reaches of Afghanistan.
Many of the basic cable channels with even the remotest semblance of a news presence.
Or advanced any proposal or policy that might in even the remotest way have helped a financial contributor.
mid-15c., from Middle French remot or directly from Latin remotus "afar off, remote, distant in place," past participle of removere "move back or away" (see remove (v.)). Related: Remotely; remoteness. Remote control "fact of controlling from a distance" is recorded from 1904; as a device which allows this from 1920.