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Coming after all others in time or order; final,
  1. Coming after all others in time or order; final
    • - they caught the last bus
  2. Met with or encountered after any others
    • - the last house in the village
  3. The lowest in importance or rank
    • - finishing in last place
    • - he came last in the race
  4. The least likely or suitable
    • - addicts are often the last people to face up to their problems
    • - the last thing she needed was a husband
  5. Most recent in time; latest
    • - last year
    • - your letter of Sunday last
  6. Immediately preceding in order; previous in a sequence
    • - their last album
  7. Most recently mentioned or enumerated
    • - this last point is critical
  8. Only remaining
    • - it's our last hope
  9. Single; individual
    • - Holly was ceremoniously savoring every last crumb of her chocolate doughnut
  1. (of a process, activity, or state of things) Continue for a specified period of time
    • - the guitar solo lasted for twenty minutes
    • - childhood seems to last forever
  2. Continue to function well or to be in good condition for a considerable or specified length of time
    • - the car is built to last
    • - a lip pencil lasts longer than lipstick
  3. (of a person) Manage to continue in a job or course of action
    • - how long does he think he'll last as manager?
  4. Survive or endure
    • - his condition is so serious that he won't last the night
  5. (of provisions or resources) Be adequate or sufficient for (someone), esp. for a specified length of time
    • - he filled the freezer with enough food to last him for three months
  1. A shoemaker's model for shaping or repairing a shoe or boot

  1. On the last occasion before the present; previously
    • - he looked much older than when I'd last seen him
  2. After all others in order or sequence
    • - the two last-mentioned classes
  3. (esp. in enumerating points) Finally; in conclusion
    • - and last, I'd like to thank you all for coming

  1. persist for a specified period of time; "The bad weather lasted for three days"
  2. last(a): immediately past; "last Thursday"; "the last chapter we read"
  3. most_recently; "I saw him last in London"
  4. stopping point: the temporal end; the concluding time; "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"
  5. the item at the end; "last, I'll discuss family values"
  6. coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining; "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"
  7. A last is a form in the rough shape of a human foot, which is used in shoemaking to provide the fit and style of a shoe. It is used by cordwainers or shoemakers in the manufacture or repair of shoes. ...
  8. Last is a surname and may be: * James Last (born 1929), German composer and big-band leader * William Isaac Last (1857–1911), English engineer and Director of the Science Museum, London
  9. A last was a medieval measure of gunpowder used mainly in England. It was defined by the English Ordnance Board as 24 barrels of gunpowder, each of 100lbs net weight.
  10. The Last is a Big Finish Productions audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It is part of the "Divergent Universe" saga which continued until The Next Life.
  11. The Last is the fifth studio album by the Bachata group Aventura, released on June 9, 2009. In the "Intro" of this album, Anthony Santos states that this could possibly be their last album. The Last became the top selling Latin album of 2009.
  12. The Last are a Los Angeles-based power pop band formed in the 1970s around three brothers: Joe, Mike and David Nolte. They released several albums on SST Records and Bomp! Records. ...
  13. a tool for shaping or preserving the shape of shoes; To perform, carry out; To endure, continue over time; To hold out, continue undefeated or entire; Final, ultimate, coming after all others of its kind; Most recent, latest, last so far; Least preferable; most recently; after everything ...
  14. (lastly) Used to mark the beginning of the last in a list of items or propositions; Used to signal that the speaker is about to yield control of the conversation
  15. (lasting) a sturdy cotton or worsted cloth used especially in shoes and luggage.
  16. (Lasting) For purposes of national system natural heritage and cultural heritage MPAs, the site's authority must clearly state its intent to provide permanent protection. ...
  17. (lasting) A durable kind of cloth (OED)
  18. ((lastly)) finalement, pour finir;
  19. (Lastly) There are 10 times more bacterial cells than human cells in the human body. That means we are basically a means for bacteria to become mobile, to complete their life cycles and to procreate. We think they are living off us, but it is we who are living for them.
  20. (Lastly) it is based on balanced nutritional principles!
  21. a form that matches the contours of the foot, over which a shoe is fashioned
  22. The 3-dimensional form on which a shoe is constructed.
  23. last refers to the last resource in a collection of resources.
  24. A shape or form, usually made of wood (often oak or hornbeam), that represents the space inside a shoe. It is used (upside down - heel up) to construct the shoe and give it shape.
  25. A three dimensional model of a foot, used to physically stretch the shoes to fit, in the construction process.