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English definition of “last hurrah”

last hurrah

noun [C usually singular]     mainly US
Someone's last hurrah is their final effort after a long period of work : Petersen has said that this season will be his last hurrah as a player .Ends and endings Someone or something's last hurrah is their last period of influence or power : This huge , unfinished building represents the last hurrah of the former regime .Ends and endings
(Definition of last hurrah noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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