Translation of "last" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective, determiner uk /lɑːst/ us
MOST RECENT [ always before noun ]

A2 the most recent

en son, en sonuncu
What was the last film you saw?
It's rained for the last three days.
ONE BEFORE PRESENT [ always before noun ]

A2 The last book, house, job, etc is the one before the present one.

geçen, önceki
I liked his last book but I'm not so keen on this latest one.

A2 happening or coming at the end

en son, son
It's the last room on the left.
That's the last programme of the series.
I was the last one to arrive.
"How did she get on in her race?" "She was last."
REMAINING [ always before noun ]

B1 only remaining

en son, sonuncusu
Who wants the last piece of cake?
the last person/thing, etc

B2 the least expected or wanted person or thing

beklenen en son kişi/şey vb.
Three extra people to feed - that's the last thing I need!
He's the last person you'd expect to see at an aerobics class.
→ Opposite first adjective → See also be on its last legs , the final/last straw , have the last word

(Translation of “last adjective, determiner” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)