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English definition of “last”


adjective [before noun], pronoun, noun [U]     /lɑːst/ US  /læst/
B1 (being) the only one or part that is left: Do you mind if I have the last chocolate? I'm down to my last 50p - could I borrow some money for lunch? I'm afraid Martha's eaten the last of the ice cream. She was the last of the great educational reformers.Final and finally Grammar:Finally, at last, lastly or in the end?Finally, at last, lastly and in the end all have a meaning of ‘after a period of time’. However, we use them in different ways.See more
(Definition of last adjectivepronounnoun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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