trade-last

noun
\ ˈtrād-ˌlast How to pronounce trade-last (audio) \

Definition of trade-last

: a complimentary remark by a third person that a hearer offers to repeat to the person complimented if he or she will first report a compliment made about the hearer

First Known Use of trade-last

1890, in the meaning defined above

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“Trade-last.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trade-last. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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