Definition of 'the last word'
Example sentences containing 'the last word'
On a political question he could be presumed to have superior understanding to his brother-in-law and he had been cheated of the last word.IN LOVE AND WAR (2002)
He pulled the stub of a pencil from behind his ear and very deliberately underlined the last word he'd read.AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (2002)
Childish and highly inappropriate as I knew it was under the circumstances, I demanded the last word.THE MANANA MAN (2002)
Definition of the last word from the Collins English Dictionary
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