Simple Definition of last–ditch
: made as a final effort to keep something bad from happening
Full Definition of last–ditch
1 : fought or conducted from the last ditch : waged with desperation or unyielding defiance <put up a last–ditch resistance>
2 : made as a final effort especially to avert disaster <a last–ditch attempt to raise the money>
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