Translation of "latter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective [ before noun ] uk us /ˈlæt.ər/ US  /ˈlæt̬.ɚ/

near or towards the end of something

Building of the new library should begin in the latter part of next year. 新图书馆的建设应该在明年下半年开工。
In the latter stages of the fight he began to tire. 到那场拳击赛的后半段他开始支持不住了。

(Translation of “latter adjective” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)