Uppermost vs Topman - What's the difference?

uppermost | topman |


As an adjective uppermost

is at, or nearest the top of something.

As an adverb uppermost

is in the highest position.

As a noun topman is

(nautical) the man stationed in the top on a sailing vessel, responsible for the setting of the sails.

uppermost

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • At, or nearest the top of something.
  • Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In the highest position.
  • topman

    English

    Noun

    (topmen)
  • (nautical) The man stationed in the top on a sailing vessel, responsible for the setting of the sails
  • The uppermost sawyer in a sawpit; a topsman.