Definitions for latestˈleɪ tɪst

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word latest

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lat•est*ˈleɪ tɪst(adj.; adv.)late; later

  1. most recent; current:

    latest fashions.

  2. last.

  3. (n.)the latest, the most recent news, development, disclosure, etc.

Idioms for latest:

  1. at the latest,not any later than (a specified time)

    Category: Idiom

* a superl. of as compar..

Princeton's WordNet

  1. latest(adj)

    the most recent news or development

    "have you heard the latest?"

  2. up-to-the-minute, latest(adj)

    up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date

    "the news is up-to-the-minute"; "the very latest scientific discoveries"

  3. latest, a la mode(p), in style(p), in vogue(p), modish(adj)

    in the current fashion or style

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. latest(adjective)ˈleɪ tɪst

    most recent

    the latest fashions; the latest edition of the book

  2. latest(noun)ˈleɪ tɪst

    the most recent thing

    the latest in electronic technology


  1. latest(Noun)

    The most recent thing, particularly information or news.

  2. latest(Adverb)

    Superlative of the adverb late; most late.

    Complete the xyz task latest by today 5:00PM

  3. latest(Adjective)

    Superlative of the adjective late; most late.

  4. latest(Adjective)

    Last, final.

  5. latest(Adjective)

    Most recent.

    Here is the latest news on the accident.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'latest' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1580

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'latest' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2556

Anagrams of latest

  1. lattes, taslet

  2. Lattes

  3. Taslet

Translations for latest


Find a translation for the latest definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these latest definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"latest." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for latest?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for latest: