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latest

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈleɪ.tɪst/ us    /-t̬ɪst/
A2 newest or most recent or modern: Have you seen her latest movie? the latest fashionsNewModern and fashionableModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable

latest

noun uk   /ˈleɪ.tɪst/ us    /-t̬ɪst/
the latest the most recent news or technical development: Have you heard the latest (= the most recent news) about Jilly and Patrick - they're getting a divorce. This machine is the latest in LED technology.NewModern and fashionable at the (very) latest C2 used to emphasize that something must happen or be done before a stated time or day: I have to get this finished by Friday at the latest.Final and finallyLate
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