How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"ultra" (beyond), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
In this sense, "ultra" is a word added to another word to make a new word
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "beyond" or "to a high degree" modifies meaning of the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Highlights include a worthy collection of ultramodern painting and sculpture.|
|This directory contains listing of companies dealing in ultrasonic cleaners.|