last-ditcher

noun
last-ditch·​er

Definition of last-ditcher

: a person ready to fight to the end : an irreconcilable combatant

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First Known Use of last-ditcher

1862, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for last-ditcher

last ditch + -er

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The first known use of last-ditcher was in 1862

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last ditch

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“Last-ditcher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/last-ditcher. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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