Synonyms for last

Synonyms for (noun) last

Synonyms: last

Definition: a person's dying act; the final thing a person can do

Usage: he breathed his last

Similar words: activity

Definition: any specific behavior

Usage: they avoided all recreational activity


Synonyms: shoemaker's last, last, cobbler's last

Definition: holding device shaped like a human foot that is used to fashion or repair shoes

Similar words: holding device

Definition: a device for holding something


Synonyms: last, final stage, end

Definition: the concluding parts of an event or occurrence

Usage: the end was exciting; I had to miss the last of the movie

Similar words: ending, finish, conclusion

Definition: event whose occurrence ends something

Usage: his death marked the ending of an era; when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show


Synonyms: last

Definition: a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels

Similar words: cubage unit, cubature unit, cubic content unit, cubic measure, displacement unit, capacity measure, capacity unit, volume unit

Definition: a unit of measurement of volume or capacity


Synonyms: last

Definition: a unit of weight equal to 4,000 pounds

Similar words: weight, weight unit

Definition: a unit used to measure weight

Usage: he placed two weights in the scale pan


Synonyms: last

Definition: the last or lowest in an ordering or series

Usage: he was the last to leave; he finished an inglorious last

Similar words: rank

Definition: relative status

Usage: his salary was determined by his rank and seniority


Synonyms: death, last

Definition: the time at which life ends; continuing until dead

Usage: she stayed until his death; a struggle to the last

Similar words: end, ending

Definition: the point in time at which something ends

Usage: the end of the year; the ending of warranty period


Synonyms: conclusion, finale, finis, finish, last, stopping point, close

Definition: the temporal end; the concluding time

Usage: the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell; the market was up at the finish; they were playing better at the close of the season

Similar words: end, ending

Definition: the point in time at which something ends

Usage: the end of the year; the ending of warranty period

Synonyms for (verb) last

Synonyms: last, endure

Definition: persist for a specified period of time

Usage: The bad weather lasted for three days

Similar words: measure

Definition: have certain dimensions

Usage: This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches

Synonyms for (adjective) last

Synonyms: last

Definition: occurring at the time of death

Usage: his last words; the last rites

Similar words: dying

Definition: in or associated with the process of passing from life or ceasing to be

Usage: a dying man; his dying wish; a dying fire; a dying civilization


Synonyms: last, last-place, lowest

Definition: lowest in rank or importance

Usage: last prize; in last place

Similar words: worst

Definition: (superlative of `bad') most wanting in quality or value or condition

Usage: the worst player on the team; the worst weather of the year


Synonyms: final, last

Definition: not to be altered or undone

Usage: the judge's decision is final; the arbiter will have the last say

Similar words: unalterable, inalterable

Definition: not capable of being changed or altered

Usage: unalterable resolve; an unalterable ground rule


Synonyms: last, final, concluding, terminal

Definition: occurring at or forming an end or termination

Usage: his concluding words came as a surprise; the final chapter; the last days of the dinosaurs; terminal leave

Similar words: closing

Definition: final or ending

Usage: the closing stages of the election; the closing weeks of the year; the closing scene of the film; closing remarks


Synonyms: last

Definition: coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining

Usage: the last time I saw Paris; the last day of the month; had the last word; waited until the last minute; he raised his voice in a last supreme call; the last game of the season; down to his last nickel

Similar words: fourth-year, senior

Definition: used of the fourth and final year in United States high school or college

Usage: the senior prom


Similar words: sunset

Definition: providing for termination

Usage: a program with a sunset provision


Similar words: ultimate

Definition: being the last or concluding element of a series

Usage: the ultimate sonata of that opus; a distinction between the verb and noun senses of `conflict' is that in the verb the stress is on the ultimate (or last) syllable


Synonyms: utmost, last

Definition: highest in extent or degree

Usage: to the last measure of human endurance; whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually

Similar words: high

Definition: greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount

Usage: a high temperature; a high price; the high point of his career; high risks; has high hopes; the river is high; he has a high opinion of himself


Synonyms: last

Definition: most unlikely or unsuitable

Usage: the last person we would have suspected; the last man they would have chosen for the job

Similar words: unlikely

Definition: has little chance of being the case or coming about

Usage: an unlikely story; an unlikely candidate for reelection; a butcher is unlikely to preach vegetarianism


Synonyms: final, net, last

Definition: conclusive in a process or progression

Usage: the final answer; a last resort; the net result

Similar words: ultimate

Definition: furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme

Usage: the ultimate achievement; the ultimate question; man's ultimate destiny; the ultimate insult; one's ultimate goal in life


Synonyms: last

Definition: immediately past

Usage: last Thursday; the last chapter we read

Similar words: past

Definition: earlier than the present time; no longer current

Usage: time past; his youth is past; this past Thursday; the past year