the last

noun

Definition of the last

1 : the last person or thing in a group or series He was the last in line. The last of the tests was given today.
2 : the last time I guess that is the last we will see of her.
3 : the end of something They fought hard to the last.
4 : the end of someone's life He was cheerful to the last.

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“The last.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20last. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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