Why is the ninth month called September?
to the limit or maximum; totally
To the highest degree; utterly; totally: Many of these were obscure to the maxRelated Terms
[1970s+ Teenagers & Army; fr a shortening of to the maximum]
At the most; at the highest limit: I do three cars a week, max (1970s+)verb
To win; do the very best (1950s+ College students)Related Terms
[fr maximum ''the highest possible grade,'' found by 1851]