What does latest mean?

Definitions for latest
ˈleɪ tɪstlat·est

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word latest.

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

Wiktionary

  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Latest

    lāt′est, adj. superl. of late.

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 for latest »

  1. lattes, taslet

  2. Lattes

  3. Taslet

How to pronounce latest?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say latest in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of latest in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of latest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of latest in a Sentence

  1. John Kirby:

    I do not expect this latest incident to, by itself, lead to outright conflict. But it is certainly escalatory and, regrettably, may be further limiting the already small decision space Trump had given himself.

  2. David Hensley:

    The latest PMI data indicate global manufacturing output is growing at an anemic pace, similar to the past year.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    Hillary Clinton got what she needed in New York, a solid victory that stopped Bernie Sanders’s weeks-long winning streak … By the end of next week’s contests in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Delaware, her lead in pledged delegates in all likelihood will be insurmountable … [ By May ] turning around public perceptions will be crucial if she hopes not just to win the presidency but to be able to rally the country behind her agenda … Trump’s problems do not diminish the fact that, standing alone, Hillary Clinton looks much weaker than recent nominees … The damage to Hillary Clinton from her battle with Bernie Sanders is borne out in the latest NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll. The longer this race has gone on, the more Hillary Clinton has shown vulnerabilities. The top-line number that caught the eyes of so many analysts shows Hillary Clinton now in a dead heat with [ Bernie ] Sanders nationally — ahead of Bernie Sanders by just two percentage points, 50 to 48percent.

  4. Angela Merkel:

    We must react decisively, given the latest events, perhaps it is necessary to rethink them ever further.

  5. Dan Gainor:

    This is just the latest volley in Hollywood's war against faith, rather than simply deny the divine, ‘Angel From Hell’ seeks to denigrate it. They picked 'Glee' veteran Jane Lynch, who hates conservatives, to portray a disgustingly foul and perverted ‘angel.’.

Images & Illustrations of latest

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