latest latest  /ˈleɪ təst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the most recent news or development
  2. (adj) up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date
  3. (adj) in the current fashion or style

Usage(s):

  1. This year Easter falls on its latest possible date: April 25.
  2. A one-stop shop for the latest political happenings at any hour of the day.
  3. How Yemen has become the latest haven for al-Qaeda Photos: Conflict in Yemen Videos released by the insurgents and the Yemeni government give two perspectives on a hidden war.

News

  1. Latest retail sales report shows sales decline

    The latest retail sales report for the Tri-Cities show sales dropped across the first quarter of the year.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WCYB 5 Tri-Cities

  2. The latest rich person to attempt to crowd-fund a vanity project?

    The latest rich person to attempt to crowd-fund a vanity project? None other than our old friend James Franco , who is attempting to raise $500,000 to adapt three of his own short stories into a film trilogy. In Franco's defense, all profits from the films (if there are any) will go to charity. Read more...        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Gawker

  3. Latest Plans For Heers Building Include Police Satellite Station

    The latest plans to makeover the old Heers building on Springfield's Park Central Square includes adding a police satellite station. City Economic Development Director Mary Lilly Smith says this looks like the most important item Dalmark has offered.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KTTS 94.7

Quotes

  1. "We do not yet have all the answers about this latest attempt, but those who would slaughter innocent men, women and children must know that the United States will ...... do more than simply strengthen our defenses," Obama said in a brief...
    on Dec 28, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  2. "The latest figures that we have is, there's somewhere in the neighbourhood of 10 to 15 fatalities," Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa told reporters. "That's probably the most serious train wreck to occur here in a very long time."
    on Sep 12, 2008 By: Antonio Villaraigosa Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "While the bombs these terrorists attempted to plant tonight were -- unbeknownst to them -- fake, this latest attempt to attack our freedoms shows that the homeland security threats against New York City are sadly all too real," New York Mayor...
    on May 20, 2009 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Reuters

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