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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?
Translations of “latest”
in Korean 최근의…
in Arabic الأحْدَث…
in Portuguese último…
in Catalan últim, més recent…
in Japanese 最新の…
in Italian ultimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最新的, 最近的, 最先進的…
in Russian самый последний, самый новый…
in Turkish en son, en yeni…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最新的, 最近的, 最先进的…
in Polish ostatni…
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