a penalty charge in addition to the regularly scheduled payment, as of a loan, if such payment has not been made when due.
[leyt-kuhm-er] /ˈleɪtˌkʌm ər/ noun 1. a person who arrives : The latecomers were seated after the overture. /ˈleɪtˌkʌmə/ noun 1. a person or thing that comes late
[ley-tid] /ˈleɪ tɪd/ adjective, Literary. 1. . /ˈleɪtɪd/ adjective 1. an archaic word for belated
[la-teen, luh-] /læˈtin, lə-/ adjective 1. pertaining to or having a lateen sail or sails. /ləˈtiːn/ adjective 1. (nautical) denoting a rig with a triangular sail (lateen sail) bent to a yard hoisted to the head of a low mast, used esp in the Mediterranean mid-18c., phonetic spelling of French latine in voile latine, literally […]
[la-teen-rigd, luh-] /læˈtinˌrɪgd, lə-/ adjective 1. having lateen sails. /ləˈtiːnˌrɪɡd/ adjective 1. (nautical) rigged with a lateen sail