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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of something done as a final recourse (especially to prevent a crisis or disaster).

Usage examples (40)
  • A last-ditch attempt
  • "I'm sure it's just a last-ditch effort to get paid."
  • John Edwards Charisma Ring (see hand): Diabolical last-ditch weapon.
  • Marketing ploy, or last-ditch effort to stem the tide toward Blu-ray? for more
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