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

  • "Last words: " SAY MISTER, THAT'S A NICE SET OF TEETH YOU'VE."
  • "For the last century, Delavigne has been among the industry leaders in cosmetics and perfumes."
  • "I have had many adventures since I last saw you, I have slept with many, many, many people."
  • "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."
  • "Bruno : Horatio, show me all of Delavigne's major perfumes from the last 10 years."
  • "I am using my last silk scarf to write you this note, please forgive the ink-stained fabric."
  • "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."
  • "You can ignore the last section."
  • "These last few months have been very difficult for me."

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