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last (n):
a person's dying act; the final thing a person can do
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he breathed his last
last (n):
holding device shaped like a human foot that is used to fashion or repair shoes
last (n):
the concluding parts of an event or occurrence
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the end was exciting.
I had to miss the last of the movie

Related Word: end
last (n):
a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels
last (n):
a unit of weight equal to 4,000 pounds
last (n):
the last or lowest in an ordering or series
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he was the last to leave.
he finished an inglorious last
last (n):
the time at which life ends; continuing until dead
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she stayed until his death.
a struggle to the last

Related Word: death
last (n):
the temporal end; the concluding time
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the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell.
the market was up at the finish.
they were playing better at the close of the season

Related Words: closefinish
last (v):
persist for a specified period of time
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The bad weather lasted for three days
last (v):
continue to live through hardship or adversity
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We went without water and food for 3 days.
These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America.
The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents.
how long can a person last without food and water?

Related Words: enduresurvive
last (s):
occurring at the time of death
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his last words.
the last rites
last (s):
lowest in rank or importance
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last prize.
in last place
last (s):
not to be altered or undone
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the judge's decision is final.
the arbiter will have the last say

Related Word: final
last (s):
occurring at or forming an end or termination
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his concluding words came as a surprise.
the final chapter.
the last days of the dinosaurs.
terminal leave

Related Word: final
last (a):
coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining
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the last time I saw Paris.
the last day of the month.
had the last word.
waited until the last minute.
he raised his voice in a last supreme call.
the last game of the season.
down to his last nickel
last (s):
highest in extent or degree
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to the last measure of human endurance.
whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually

Related Word: utmost
last (s):
most unlikely or unsuitable
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the last person we would have suspected.
the last man they would have chosen for the job
last (s):
conclusive in a process or progression
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the final answer.
a last resort.
the net result

Related Word: final
last (s):
immediately past
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last Thursday.
the last chapter we read
last (r):
most_recently
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I saw him last in London
last (r):
the item at the end
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last, I'll discuss family values
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