An example of acme would be the top of a mountain.
Origin of acmeClassical Greek akm?, a point, top, age of maturity ; from Indo-European base an unverified form a?-: see acid
Origin of acmeGreek akm&emacron;; see ak- in Indo-European roots.
From Ancient Greek ἀκμή (akmē, “point, top”).
- (fiction) A generic large company or corporation.