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last

1
the wooden or metal form on which a shoe or boot is fashioned or repaired

last

2
a unit of weight or capacity having various values in different places and for different commodities. Commonly used values are 2 tons, 2000 pounds, 80 bushels, or 640 gallons
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Through all the rooms he wandered, as he always did, like the last person on earth who had any business to approach them.
Troy was the last person living who was likely to attract her sympathies--he was the exact opposite of a commonplace man.
When, finally, Alvan Creede had seen the last person of the line pass into that awful tumult the light that had illuminated it was suddenly quenched and all was as black to him as to those within.
I only say that the last person whom a young woman, placed in your painful and delicate position, ought to associate herself with is Miserrimus Dexter.
When they had passed on, and he was left alone again, he resumed his speculation with a new kind of interest; for he recollected that the last person who had seen the suicide alive, had left him very merry, and he remembered how strange he and the other jurors had thought that at the time.
Put it this way, if it was 0-0 and you were a goalkeeper when a half-chance fell to an opposition striker inside the 18-yard box in the last minute, Aguero is the last person you would want on the end of it.
Edcel Lagman on Tuesday said President Rodrigo Duterte is the last person to have the moral ground in appealing for mercy for Filipina convicted drug courier Mary Jane Veloso, who is on temporary reprieve from death row in Indonesia.
With more than a day and a half passing since the last person was extracted alive, the head of operations for the civil protection, Immacolata Postiglione, insisted that the rescue effort continued "in search of other people trapped in the rubble.
THE LAST PERSON WHO INTERRUPTED THE 107-YEAR-OLD BASKETBALL RIVALRY BETWEEN BYU AND UTAH WAS HITLER, said Speaker Greg Hughes (R).
Refusing to give up on his dream of cleaning up the city and finally solving the murders of Bruce Wayne's parents, the last good cop in Gotham turns for a favour to the last person he would expect - the Penguin.
In 1727 Janet Horne had the misfortune of being the last person to be executed for witchcraft in what is now the United Kingdom.
Name the last person to beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open?