the last/final word

Definition of the last/final word

  1. 1 :  the final thing said in an argument or a discussion Your mother's decision is the final word on the matter. Why do you always have to have the last word?

  2. 2 :  the power to make a final decision The judge will have the last word on the divorce agreement.

  3. 3 informal :  the most modern or best one of its kind This is the last word in wireless phones. The van's design is the last word in safety.

Word by Word Definitions

lastplay
  1. :  to continue in time

    :  to remain fresh or unimpaired :  endure

    :  to manage to continue (as in a course of action)

  1. :  a form (as of metal or plastic) which is shaped like the human foot and over which a shoe is shaped or repaired

  1. :  to shape with a last

  1. :  after all others :  at the end

    :  most lately

    :  in conclusion

  1. :  following all the rest

    :  being the only remaining

    :  belonging to the final stage (as of life)

  1. :  something that is last

finalplay
  1. :  not to be altered or undone

    :  of or relating to a concluding court action or proceeding

    :  coming at the end :  being the last in a series, process, or progress

  1. :  something that is final: such as

wordplay
  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase


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