Last

[surname] Last is a surname and may be: ...
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Last

[unit] A last was a medieval measure of gunpowder used mainly in England. It was defined by the English Ordnance Board as 24 barrels of gunpowder, each of 100lbs net weight. The word `last` (in the guise of łaszt) stands also for a medieval measure of friable goods, mainly dry goods (cereals and such), in Polish Baltic ports in 16th-19th c...
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made of plastic, metal, or wood, it is the form used to determine the shape and size of the shoe. The derivation of the word is "laest", the Old English word for footprint.
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Ancient Measurement Terms: 2 wey. Definitions varied, usually about 2 tons, or 60 fotmal, or 80 bushels, or 640 gallons.
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[adj] - most unlikely or unsuitable 2. [adj] - highest in extent or degree 3. [adj] - coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining 4. [adj] - lowest in rank or importance 5. [adj] - occurring at the time of death 6. [adv] - the item at the end 7. [adv] - more recently than any oth...
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Last 3d pers. sing. present of Last , to endure, contracted from lasteth . [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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Last adjective [ Middle English last , latst , contr. of latest , superl. of late ; akin to Old Saxon lezt , lazt , last , Dutch laatst , German letzt. See Late , and confer Latest .] 1. Being after all the othe...
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Last adverb [ See Last , adjective ] 1. At a time or on an occasion which is the latest of all those spoken of or which have occurred; the last time; as, I saw him last in New York. 2. In conclusion; finally. « Pleased with his idol, he com...
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Last intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Lasted ; present participle & verbal noun Lasting .] [ Middle English lasten , As. læstan to perform, execute, follow, last, continue, from lāst , l......
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Last noun [ Anglo-Saxon lāst trace, track, footstep; akin to Dutch leest a last, German leisten , Swedish läst , Danish læst , Icel . leistr the foot below the ankle, Goth. laists track, way; from a root signifying, to go. Confer L...
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Last transitive verb To shape with a last; to fasten or fit to a last; to place smoothly on a last; as, to last a boot.
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Last noun [ As. hlæst , from hladan to lade; akin to Old High German hlast , G., D., Dan., & Swedish last : confer French laste , last , a last, of German or Dutch origin. See Lade .] 1. A load; a heavy burden; hence, a certain weight or meas...
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1. A load; a heavy burden; hence, a certain weight or measure, generally estimated at 4,000 lbs, but varying for different articles and in different countries. In England, a last of codfish, white herrings, meal, or ashes, is twelve barrels; a last of corn, ten quarters, or eighty bushels, in some parts of England, twenty-one quarters; of gunpowder...
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last-place adjective lowest in rank or importance; `last prize`; `in last place`
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utmost adjective highest in extent or degree; `to the last measure of human endurance`; `whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually`
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adjective occurring at the time of death; `his last words`; `the last rites`
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adjective most unlikely or unsuitable; `the last person we would have suspected`; `the last man they would have chosen for the job`
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adjective coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining; `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...
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most recently adverb more recently than any other time; `I saw him last in London`
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shoemaker`s last noun holding device shaped like a human foot that is used to fashion or repair shoes
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noun a person`s dying act; the final thing a person can do; `he breathed his last`
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noun the last or lowest in an ordering or series; `he was the last to leave`; `he finished an inglorious last`
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verb persist for a specified period of time; `The bad weather lasted for three days`
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in conclusion adverb the item at the end; `last, I`ll discuss family values`
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go e endure verb continue to live; endure or last; `We went without water and food for 3 days`; `These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America`; `The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents`; `how long can a person las...
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