Denoting the last thing or person of a number mentioned: the last-mentioned problem has more general implications
More example sentences
- And now we find the last-mentioned lady with her elbow resting upon Mary Kearney's piano, and feeling her hair with the tips of her fingers.
- In all three of these last-mentioned plays, young women are the ultimate victims of what Middleton depicts as a general tendency to substitute commercial values for other methods of measuring human worth.
- This last-mentioned circumstance gave him further courage, and he looked more steadily than before at the figure in the sand-pit.
Definition of last-mentioned in:
- The US English dictionary