Bedeutung von “late” im Essential English Dictionary


adjective, adverb uk /leɪt/

A1 after the usual time or the time that was arranged:

I was late for work this morning.
We got there too late and all the food was gone.
We had a late lunch.

A1 near the end of a period of time:

It was built in the late 19th century.
It was late at night.
it’s late

A1 something that you say when it is near the end of a day:

It’s late – I really should be going.

(Definition von “late” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)