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English definition of “latest”

latest

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈleɪ·t̬ɪst/ us  
newest, most recent, or most modern: Did you see her latest movie?

latest

noun [U]  /ˈleɪt̬·əst/ us  
the most recent news: Have you heard the latest about Celine and Michael?
(Definition of latest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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