[ley-tist] /ˈleɪ tɪst/
adjective, a superl. of late with later as compar.
most recent; current:
the latest, the most recent news, development, disclosure, etc.:
This is the latest in personal computers.
at the latest, not any later than (a specified time):
Be at the airport by 7 o’clock at the latest.
the superlative of late
most recent, modern, or new: the latest fashions
at the latest, no later than the time specified
(informal) the latest, the most recent fashion or development
superlative of late. The latest “the news” attested from 1886.
- Late systole
late systole n. See prediastole.
late-term adj. Occurring or performed after the twentieth week of gestation in humans.
- Late trading
noun a stock or bond trade placed after 4 pm that receives the 4 pm price and therefore earns abnormal returns; the illegal trading of stock or bond shares after the net asset values are set, giving an advantage over the average investor Examples Late traders can use the information revealed after 4 pm to […]
- Late-type star
noun 1. (astronomy) any star with a surface temperature below that of the sun, of spectral type K, M, C, or S Compare early-type star