Last

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Definition

to last (for a long time): to continue, to keep, to remain, to survive, to carry on (for a long time)
verb
Susie had been in many relationships that didn't last before getting married.

last (month): the most recent, the latest, the previous (month)
adjective

last: finally, ultimately, in conclusion, at the end
adverb

Examples

  • "Bruno : Horatio, show me all of Delavigne's major perfumes from the last 10 years."
  • "For the last century, Delavigne has been among the industry leaders in cosmetics and perfumes."
  • "I am using my last silk scarf to write you this note, please forgive the ink-stained fabric."
  • "You can ignore the last section."
  • "I have had many adventures since I last saw you, I have slept with many, many, many people."
  • "You were the last person to see Icarus, correct?"
  • "These last few months have been very difficult for me."
  • "Vicar : Ladies and gentlemen, we are gathered here today to celebrate the holy matrimony of two young lovers, eager to forge a union in the eyes of God, which is to last forever and ever."
  • "I received your last pigeon."
  • "The company, at the center of hundreds of scandals in the last 10 years, ranging from illegal bear hunts to monkey abuse to laboratory explosions, just can't seem to get their act together."

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