last


last
I 1. adjective
1)

Rembrandt's last years

Syn:
final, closing, concluding, end, terminal, later, latter
2)

the last woman in the queue

Syn:
rearmost, hindmost, endmost, furthest (back), ultimate
3)

last year

Syn:
previous, preceding, prior, former
4)

the last edition

Syn:
latest, most recent
Ant:
first, next
2. adverb

the candidate coming last is eliminated

Syn:
at the end, at/in the rear, bringing up the rear, at the back
Ant:
first
Phrases:
II verb
1)

the hearing lasted for six days

Syn:
continue, go on, carry on, keep on/going, take
2)

how long will he last as manager?

Syn:
survive, endure, hold on/out, keep going, persevere, persist, stay, remain; informal stick it out, hang on, go the distance
3)

the car is built to last

Syn:
endure, wear well, stand up, bear up; informal go the distance
Ant:
end, wear out

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