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Meaning of "the last minute" in Essential English Dictionary

the last minute

noun [no plural] /ˌlɑːst ˈmɪnɪt/
the latest possible time for doing something: They only told me at the last minute that they couldn’t come.
Translations of “the last minute”
in Korean 마지막 순간…
in Arabic اللحظة الأخيرة…
in Portuguese o último minuto…
in Catalan última hora…
in Japanese 土壇場…
in Italian l’ultimo minuto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最後一刻,最後…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最后一刻,最后…
(Definition of the last minute from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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