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  Words related to last

Related / Similar Words: shoemaker's last, cobbler's last, end, final stage, death, stopping point, finale, finis, finish, conclusion, close, survive, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out, last-place, lowest, final, latest, newest, up-to-date, cutting-edge, with-it, concluding, terminal, utmost, net, most recently, lastly, in conclusion, finally

 

Definition:
  • a person''s dying act; the last thing a person can do; "he breathed his last";
  • holding device shaped like a human foot that is used to fashion or repair shoes;
  • the concluding parts of an event or occurrence; "the end was exciting"; "I had to miss the last of the movie";
  • a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels;
  • a unit of weight equal to 4,000 pounds;
  • the last or lowest in an ordering or series; "he was the last to leave"; "he finished an inglorious last";
  • the time at which life ends; continuing until dead; "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last";
  • the temporal end; the concluding time; "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season";
  • continue to live; endure or last; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents";
  • persist or be long; in time; "The bad weather lasted for three days";
  • occurring at the time of death; "his last words"; "the last rites";
  • lowest in rank or importance; "last prize"; "in last place";
  • not to be altered or undone; "the judge''s decision is final"; "the arbiter will have the last say";
  • in accord with the most fashionable ideas or style; "wears only the latest style"; "the last thing in swimwear"; "knows the newest dances"; "cutting-edge technology"; "a with-it boutique";
  • occurring at or forming an end or termination; "his concluding words came as a surprise"; "the final chapter"; "the last days of the dinosaurs"; "terminal leave";
  • coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining; "the last time I saw Paris"; "the last day of the month"; "had the last word"; "waited until the last minute"; "he raised his voice in a last supreme call"; "the last game;
  • highest in extent or degree; "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually";
  • most unlikely or unsuitable; "the last person we would have suspected"; "the last man they would have chosen for the job";
  • conclusive in a process or progression; "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result";
  • more recently than any other time; "I saw him last in London";
  • the item at the end; "last, I''ll discuss family values";

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    Hyponyms: endgame, end game, homestretch, passing, stand up, hold up, hold water, perennate, live out, run, run for, wear, hold out, endure, drag on, drag out

     

    Grouped Verbs: be, live, exist, survive, subsist

     

    Entailments: be, live

     

    Derivational Morphology: end, terminate, stop, finish, cease, die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, conclude, close, fold, shut down, close down, complete, survival, endurance

     

    Anagrams: slat, salt, SALT, lats

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: laatste   Finnish: viimeinen  
    French: dernier   Hebrew: אחרון  
    Hungarian: utolsó   Ido: lasta  
    Italian: ultimo   Japanese: 最後  
    Latin: ultimus   Maltese: l-aħħar  
    Persian: آخر   Polish: ostatni  
    Portuguese: último   Russian: последний  
    Slovak: posledný   Slovene: poslednji  
    Spanish: último   Swedish: sist  
     
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