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be the last word in sth

to be the ​best or most ​modernexample of something: It's a ​nice enough ​restaurant and it's very ​reasonablypriced but it's not ​exactly the last word in ​style.
(Definition of be the last word in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be the last word in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 最好、最时尚的事物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最好、最時尚的事物…
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