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Definition of Paramount

Paramount
Paramount Par"a*mount, a. [OF. par amont above; par through, by (L. per) + amont above. See Amount.] Having the highest rank or jurisdiction; superior to all others; chief; supreme; pre["e]minent; as, a paramount duty. ``A traitor paramount.' --Bacon. Lady paramount (Archery), the lady making the best score. Lord paramount, the king. Syn: Syn. Superior; principal; pre["e]minent; chief.
Paramount
Paramount Par"a*mount, n. The highest or chief. --Milton.

Meaning of Paramount from wikipedia

- Paramount may refer to: Paramount Pictures, a motion picture studio part of Paramount Motion Pictures Group, a motion picture holding company owned...
- Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of...
- Paramount Network is an American general entertainment cable and satellite channel owned by the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom. The channel...
- The Paramount may refer to: Paramount Theater, one of several venues by the same name The Paramount Ballroom, Alec Lazo's ballroom in West Palm Beach...
- Paramount Resources Ltd. is a Canadian petroleum company that was incorporated in 1978. The company is involved in the exploration, development, production...
- In modern Chinese politics, the paramount leader (Chinese: 最高领导人, Chinese: 最高領導人, Zuìgāo lǐngdǎo rén) of the Communist Party of China and the State is...
- Paramount is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. According to the 2010 census, the city had a total po****tion of 54,098, down from...
- Paramount Channel is a television channel operated by Viacom International Media Networks which showcases the Paramount Pictures film catalogue. The first...
- The Hotel Paramount in New York City is a hotel located at 235 West 46th Street, to the west of Broadway. Designed by Thomas W. Lamb, construction was...
- Paramount (derived from the Anglo-French word paramont, which means up above, or par a mont, meaning up or on top of the mountain) is the highest authority...