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English definition of “be the last word in sth”

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be the last word in sth

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