Bottom in a sentence as a noun

They had to focus more on the "bottom line".

I did a bit of sleuthing and noticed they have a scratch card at the bottom of the page.

It's buried close to the bottom:"About half [of Preston's] book sales used to come from Amazon.

The "U R a fag"s get downvoted and end up at the bottom of the page where they cause little trouble.

Bottom in a sentence as a verb

The bottom line is that we will be purchasing debt of people who are most likely insolvent and if you are insolvent there is no tax implications.

Getting to the bottom of this situation and giving you a clear understanding of what were going to do to make it right is our top priority.

Apparently there's a light that indicates override, but who would notice such things under that amount of stress?IOW, it was a disaster from top to bottom.

" 'I don't interpret this to be gates questioning the necessity for more than 1GB of e-mail, just trying to get to the bottom of how this guy managed to use that much in a few months.

Bottom in a sentence as an adjective

When vote counts where active, this effect caused many instances where an excellent comment was found greyed out at the bottom of the page until a few smart HN folks with high karma voted it back up.

Population in the developing world is growing, but metrics for quality of life are improving --- we're eradicating disease, reducing malnutrition, enrolling students, and starting to enable bottom-up markets.

Here we have a group of objectivist libertarians who believe that there should be effectively no laws other than the law of economics and self-interest who run an illegal website devoted to the pure greed of cashing in on contraband, and this is what they write:"I’ve included transaction logs at the bottom of this message.

Bottom definitions


the lower side of anything

See also: underside undersurface


the lowest part of anything; "they started at the bottom of the hill"


the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"

See also: buttocks


the second half of an inning; while the home team is at bat


a depression forming the ground under a body of water; "he searched for treasure on the ocean bed"


low-lying alluvial land near a river

See also: bottomland


a cargo ship; "they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms"

See also: freighter merchantman


provide with a bottom or a seat; "bottom the chairs"


strike the ground, as with a ship's bottom


come to understand

See also: penetrate fathom


situated at the bottom or lowest position; "the bottom drawer"


the lowest rank; "bottom member of the class"