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Synonyms for extreme

Synonyms for extreme

of the greatest possible degree, quality, or intensity

holding especially political views that deviate drastically and fundamentally from conventional or traditional beliefs

the ultimate point to which an action, thought, discussion, or policy is carried

either of the two points at the ends of a spectrum or range

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the furthest or highest degree of something

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the point located farthest from the middle of something

of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity

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far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree

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beyond a norm in views or actions

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most distant in any direction

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Going to Extremes: Scientific Challenge, Secondary Level -- second place
A closer kin, however, would be "Going to Extremes," a short-lived but far quirkier 1992 ABC show about young medical students in tropical climes.
Hoping to save lives and spare further devastation, scientists are going to extremes to fight the powerful storms.
You need to avoid going to extremes that desensitise you to each other and make you lose sight of all the good and exciting aspects of your relationship.
Betsy Marsh, author of the report "Going to Extremes," released by the Latin American Working Group (LAWG), says that "the majority of farmers have small landholdings, poor marketing capabilities and no access to credit.