Definition of 'the last'
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Farmers have no livestock left ; the last olive trees were burnt for firewood. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This fostered his love of mountains, birds and all fauna and flora ; the last preoccupation almost certainly saved his life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They wait until the last minute ; they get up at the crack of dawn, as the minicab is waiting outside to go to the airport. The Sun (2016)A dozen contestants locked in a room drink eight pints of lager; the last one to wet themselves wins. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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