I knew right then: Elf is the ultimate light-hearted Christmas movie.
The Senate Majority Leader, a former boxer, was accused of trying to help the ultimate Fighting Championship.
They are the ultimate service-industry women for men accustomed to being served and serviced.
1650s, from Late Latin ultimatus, past participle of ultimare "to be final, come to an end," from ultimus "last, final," superlative of *ulter "beyond" (see ultra-). Ultimate Frisbee is attested from 1972.