last word

noun

Definition of last word

  1. 1 :  the final remark in a verbal exchange

  2. 2a :  the power of final decisionb :  a definitive statement or treatment this study will surely be the last word on the subject for many years

  3. 3 :  the most advanced, up-to-date, or fashionable exemplar of its kind the last word in sports cars

Examples of last word in a sentence

  1. a swimsuit that is the last word in sportswear this season

1509

First Known Use of last word

1509



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