Definition of latecomer in English:

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latecomer

Pronunciation: /ˈlātˌkəmər/

noun

A person who arrives late: latecomers were not admitted before the intermission figurative he was a latecomer to modernism
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  • A few latecomers arrived in a hurry and took their seats as soon as possible, relieved that they had not missed anything.
  • I paddled the rest of the way in to the beach, arriving just as the latecomers were hopping over the rocks that lined the shore.
  • The latecomer did arrive 10 minutes after the dinner had begun and the place setting had been pulled.

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Syllabification: late·com·er

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