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late

adjective /leit/
coming etc after the expected or usual time
tarde, atrasado
The train is late tonight I try to be punctual, but I am almost always late.
far on in the day or night
tarde
They arrived late at night It was very late when I got to bed.
dead, especially recently
difunto, fallecido
the late king.
recently, but no longer, holding an office or position
anterior
Mr Allan, the late chairman, made a speech.
lateness noun
retraso, atraso
Due to the lateness of the train, I didn’t manage to get to the meeting on time.
lately adverb in the recent past or not long ago
últimamente, recientemente
Have you seen her lately?
later on at a later time
más adelante, más tarde
He hasn’t arrived yet but no doubt he’ll be here later on.
of late lately
últimamente
He thought she had been less friendly of late.
later see latter.
(Definition of late from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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