German translation of 'latter'
- (= second of two)
letztere (letzterer) (m adj)(letzteres) (nt adj)
- (= at the end) the latter part of the book/story is better
gegen Ende wird das Buch/die Geschichte besser
⇒ the latter half of the week/year
die zweite Hälfte der Woche/des Jahres
- the latter
der/die/das/Letztere(more than one)
die Letzteren npl
Example Sentences Including 'latter'
The pitching had given place to a rather unpleasant rolling motion, the latter being a decided change for the worse.The Lonely Sea
The latter was looking at his notebook now:'Mr Farro, you left Sydney in 1987, the end of the year.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Malone waited till O'Brien sat down beside him; only then did he notice the latter 's abstraction.Murder Song
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Translation of latter from the Collins English to German Dictionary