There are 5 translations of last in Spanish:

last1

Pronunciation: /læst; lɑːst/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (in series) [chapter/lap] último the second to last door, the last door but one la penúltima puerta the last Thursday of every month el último jueves de cada mes this is the last time I'm going to tell you! ¡es la última vez que te lo digo! for the last time: stop talking! por última vez: ¡cállate! I do it last thing at night es lo último que hago antes de acostarme her first and last performance su primera y última actuación to be last (in race, on arrival) ser* el último (en llegar), llegar* el último or (CS) llegar* último she is last on the list es la última de la lista to be last to + inf ser* el último en + inf why am I always the last person to be told? ¿por qué tengo que ser siempre la última en enterarme? I was the last one to leave fui el último en salir last one in is a rotten egg! ¡el último (en tirarse etc) es un gallina! [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (final, ultimate) [chance/day] último the last date for applications el último día or la fecha tope para presentar las solicitudes don't leave everything to the last minute no dejes todo para el último momento at the very last minute o moment en el último momento, a última hora his last words sus últimas palabras the last rites o sacraments la extremaunción the last thing in evening wear lo último en trajes de noche 1.3 (only remaining) último I'm down to my last few dollars solo me quedan unos pocos dólares she's our last hope es nuestra última esperanza down to the last detail hasta el último detalle every last man/penny counts cuenta hasta el último hombre/centavo to the last man hasta el último hombre
  • 2 (previous, most recent) (before n) last Tuesday el martes pasado she died a year ago last Sunday el domingo pasado hizo un año que murió this time last week la semana pasada a estas horas for the last 10 hours/years durante las últimas diez horas/los últimos diez años in my last letter en mi última carta last time I flew, I was sick la última vez que volé, me mareé
  • 3 (least likely or suitable) that was the last thing I expected to hear from you es lo que menos me esperaba que me dijeras it's the last thing I'd do! ¡no se me ocurriría hacer eso! laugh1 1 leg1 1

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 5 translations of last in Spanish:

last2

pronoun

  • 1 1.1 (in series, sequence) último, -ma (m,f) it's not the first time and it won't be the last no es la primera vez ni será la última the last to + inf el último en + inf he was the last to arrive fue el último en llegar the last I remember lo último que recuerdo that was the last I ever heard of her eso fue lo último que supe de ella we haven't heard the last of him/it nos va a seguir dando guerra, ya verás you haven't heard the last of this! ¡esto no va a quedar así! if I lose, I'll never hear the last of it si pierdo, siempre me lo van a estar recordando to breathe one's last [literario/literary] exhalar el último suspiro or el postrer suspiro or aliento [literario/literary] 1.2 (only remaining)the last of sth the last of the Hollywood greats/its kind el último de los grandes de Hollywood/de su clase that's the last of the jam esa es toda la mermelada que queda I've used up the last of my leave ya me he tomado or (esp Esp) ya he cogido los últimos días de vacaciones que me quedaban 1.3 (in phrases) [literario/literary] at the last al final I was with him at the last lo acompañé en sus últimas horas to o until the last hasta el último momento, hasta el final
  • 2 (preceding one) I went the week before last fui la semana antepasada the night before last antes de anoche, anteanoche, antenoche (AmL) at the meeting before last en la penúltima reunión a string of jokes, each funnier than the last una serie de chistes, cada cuál más divertido each hill seemed steeper than the last cada colina parecía más empinada que la anterior but this/these last … pero este último/estos últimos …

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 5 translations of last in Spanish:

last3

adv

  • 1 1.1 (at the end) I went in/arrived last fui el último en entrar/llegar or que entró/llegó, entré/llegué el último, entré/llegué último (CS) our team came o finished last nuestro equipo quedó en último lugar or (CS tb) terminó último 1.2 (finally, in conclusion) last of all por último, lo último (de todo) and last but not least y por último, pero no por eso menos importante 1.3 (in phrases) at last por fin, al fin you're here at last! ¡por fin or al fin has llegado! alone at last! ¡por fin or al fin solos! at long last por fin, finalmente
  • 2 (most recently) she was last seen a year ago hace un año que se la vio por última vez, la última vez que se la vio fue hace un año when did you last see him o see him last? ¿cuándo fue la última vez que lo viste? we last visited London in 1980 la última vez que visitamos Londres fue en 1980 laugh2 1

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 5 translations of last in Spanish:

last4

n

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 5 translations of last in Spanish:

last5

vi

  • 1 1.1 (continue) durar I hope this weather/our luck lasts espero que este tiempo dure/que nos dure la suerte it lasted (for) three hours duró tres horas it was fun while it lasted fue divertido mientras duró this weather is too good to last este tiempo es tan bueno que no puede durar 1.2 (endure, survive) durar he wouldn't last five minutes in the army no aguantaría or no duraría ni cinco minutos en el ejército
  • 2 (be sufficient) durar there is enough to last until Friday hay suficiente para que dure or alcance hasta el viernes the cake won't last long with him around estando él, el pastel no va a durar mucho to make sth last hacer* durar algo
  • 3 (remain usable) durar it's built o made to last está hecho para durar it will last (for) a lifetime durará toda la vida plastic ones last longer los de plástico duran más or son más duraderos

vt

  • durar we have enough fuel to last us for months/until March el combustible que tenemos nos durará meses/hasta marzo

Phrasal verbs

last out

v + adv
(survive, endure) [person] aguantar, resistir he is unlikely to last out the night no creo que pase de esta noche 1.1 (be sufficient) [supplies/food] alcanzar*

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.