[las-teks] /ˈlæs tɛks/
a brand of yarn made from a core of latex rubber covered with fabric strands.
- Last fling
A final enjoyment of freedom. For example, He’s planning to have one last fling before joining the army. This expression employs fling in the sense of “a brief period of indulging one’s impulses,” a usage dating from the first half of the 1800s.
[gasp, gahsp] /gæsp, gɑsp/ noun 1. a sudden, short intake of breath, as in shock or surprise. 2. a convulsive effort to breathe. 3. a short, convulsive utterance: the words came out in gasps. verb (used without object) 4. to catch one’s breath. 5. to struggle for breath with the mouth open; breathe convulsively. 6. […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. in the order of service for the Mass, the final reading of a Gospel lesson.
[las-ting, lah-sting] /ˈlæs tɪŋ, ˈlɑ stɪŋ/ adjective 1. continuing or enduring a long time; permanent; durable: a lasting friendship. noun 2. a strong, durable, closely woven fabric for shoe uppers, coverings on buttons, etc. 3. Archaic. the quality of surviving or continuing and maintaining strength, effectiveness, etc. [last, lahst] /læst, lɑst/ verb (used without object) […]