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latter

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of latter

  1. following all others of the same kind in order or time <the multiplex was showing a comedy and a horror film, and we decided that the latter would be more fun to watch> Synonyms bottommost, closing, concluding, final, hindmost, lag, latest, last, rearmost, terminal, terminating, ultimateRelated Words consequent, ensuing, eventual, following, succeeding; conclusive, crowning, decisive, definitive; farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, remotest; lowermost, lowest, nethermost; endmost, extreme, outermost, outmost, utmost; penultimateNear Antonyms eminent, premier, superiorAntonyms beginning, earliest, first, foremost, headmost, inaugural, initial, leadoff, maiden, opening, original, pioneer, primary, starting





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