paramount


paramount
I adjective arch, beyond compare, beyond comparison, cardinal, champion, chief, crowning, distinguished, extraordinary, first, foremost, grand, great, greatest, head, hegemonic, hegemonical, highest, incomparable, inimitable, leading, main, master, matchless, memorable, model, notable, peerless, preeminent, prepollent, prepotent, primary, prime, principal, prominent, regnant, reigning, remarkable, salient, second to none, significant, sovereign, summus, supereminent, superior, superlative, supreme, top, transcendent, transcendental, unapproached, unequaled, unexcelled, unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled, unsurpassed, without parallel, worthy of notice, worthy of remark II index absolute (ideal), best, cardinal (outstanding), central (essential), critical (crucial), dominant, important (significant), influential, leading (ranking first), major, master, material (important), necessary (required), noteworthy, outstanding (prominent), peremptory (imperative), predominant, preferential, prevailing (having superior force), primary, prime (most valuable), principal, professional (stellar), salient, sovereign (absolute), stellar, superior (higher), superlative, vital

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


paramount
adj.
Most important; of highest rank; supreme.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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