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Noun
The furthest or most extreme point or limit of something
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“This new suspicion drove Nigel to the very extremity of his patience.”
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A border or outside limit of an object, area, or surface
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“Some rocks above water lie within a mile from the southern extremity of the island.”
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Extreme in degree, intensity or magnitude
“He clenched his teeth in the extremity of his anger and unavailing misery.”
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Extreme in seriousness or severity
“The extremity of the situation requires a radical, meaningful and creative response.”
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A condition of extreme adversity
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“Every scene enacts some moment of emotional extremity in which the characters are confronted by their inability to articulate their desires.”
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An animate being's limb or appendage
“Rheumatoid arthritis affects the extremities and limbs.”
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A finger, thumb, or toe
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The back, or more distant, part of something
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Importance requiring swift action
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The distance from the top or surface to the bottom of something
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The state or quality of being poor or destitute
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Harsh or severe in nature
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The thicker end of something, especially a tool or a weapon
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Lack of moderation, especially in eating or drinking
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The tapered, sharp end of a tool, weapon, or other object
Adjective
Situated at the rear
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