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latest

adjective lat·est \ ˈlā-təst \

Definition of latest

1 archaic :last
2 :most recent

Examples of latest in a Sentence

  1. She's interested in all the latest fashions.

  2. He is the latest person to announce his resignation.

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First Known Use of latest

before 12th century


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latest

noun

Definition of latest

1 :the latest acceptable time usually used in the phrase at the latest
2 :something that is the most recent or currently fashionable
  • the latest in diving techniques

Examples of latest in a Sentence

  1. that skirt is the absolute latest!

First Known Use of latest

15th century



LATEST Defined for English Language Learners

latest

adjective

Definition of latest for English Language Learners

  • : most recent


latest

noun

Definition of latest for English Language Learners

  • : the last possible or acceptable time



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