(informal) the final stage of a period or activity: the last knockings of his football career
[last-lee, lahst-] /ˈlæst li, ˈlɑst-/ adverb 1. in conclusion; in the last place; finally. /ˈlɑːstlɪ/ adverb 1. at the end or at the last point sentence connector 2. in the end; finally: lastly, he put on his jacket adv. late 14c., from last (adj.) + -ly (2).
noun 1. the distance walked by a condemned person from his or her cell to the place of execution. The phrase used to describe one of the problems in attaining higher-speed, higher-capacity information flow to every household. It refers to the copper telephone wire that still carries information to households. The limited capacity of the […]
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. another term for surname (sense 1)
noun 1. a historical novel (1826) by James Fenimore Cooper.