Definition of hear the last of (something)
- He knew he had not heard the last of his mistake.
- Don't tell them about your mistake or you'll never hear the last of it.
: to perceive or become aware of by the ear
: to gain knowledge of by hearing
: to listen to with attention : heed
: to continue in time
: to remain fresh or unimpaired : endure
: to manage to continue (as in a course of action)
: a form (as of metal or plastic) which is shaped like the human foot and over which a shoe is shaped or repaired
: to shape with a last
: after all others : at the end
: most lately
: in conclusion
: following all the rest
: being the only remaining
: belonging to the final stage (as of life)
: something that is last
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
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