the final statement in a verbal argument;
"she always gets the last word"
an authoritative statement;
"my doctor has the last word on the medicines I take"
elegance by virtue of being fashionable
- Your last remark has really put his monkey up.
- We didn't utter a word during the test.
- At last she decided to unbosom herself to her mother,and shared her secret sorrow.
- When McClellan at last started creeping towards Richmond, he was embarrassed to discover that some of the imposing gun emplacements that had scared him were only painted logs.