Antonyms

1. last-minute

adjective. ['ˌlæˈsmɪnət'] just before a deadline; at the last minute.

Antonyms

  • prompt

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Words that Rhyme with Last Minute

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
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  • absolut
  • zoot-suit
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  • recruit
  • permute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
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  • salute
  • reroute
  • pursuit
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  • macoute
  • hirsute
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  • caillouet
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Example sentences of the word last-minute


1. Noun Phrase
The cover may be removed at the last minute to allow cheese or toppings to brown.

2. Noun Phrase
Sending your request at the last minute could jeopardize getting your time off.

3. Noun Phrase
Do not attempt to deliver a farewell speech off-the-cuff or leave it to the last minute to prepare.

4. Noun Phrase
Separate storage of sauce best duplicates the process of cooking the whole dish at the last minute.

2. minute

noun. ['ˈmɪnət, maɪˈnuːt, maɪnˈjuːt'] a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour.

Synonyms

  • hour
  • unit of time
  • hr
  • second
  • sec
  • min
  • time unit
  • s

Antonyms

  • dullness
  • disappear
  • hide
  • uncover

Etymology

  • minut (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minuta (Latin)
  • minute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minutus (Latin)

3. minute

noun. ['ˈmɪnət, maɪˈnuːt, maɪnˈjuːt'] an indefinitely short time.

Synonyms

  • blink of an eye
  • bit
  • instant
  • split second
  • mo
  • second
  • wink
  • moment
  • heartbeat
  • jiffy
  • trice
  • twinkling
  • time
  • flash

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • begin

Etymology

  • minut (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minuta (Latin)
  • minute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minutus (Latin)

4. minute

adjective. ['ˈmɪnət, maɪˈnuːt, maɪnˈjuːt'] infinitely or immeasurably small.

Synonyms

  • infinitesimal
  • little

Antonyms

  • large
  • future
  • past

Etymology

  • minut (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minuta (Latin)
  • minute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • minutus (Latin)

5. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] immediately past.

Antonyms

  • present

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining.

Synonyms

  • ultimate
  • senior
  • sunset

Antonyms

  • change
  • miss
  • differ
  • disagree

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] occurring at or forming an end or termination.

Synonyms

  • final
  • concluding
  • closing

Antonyms

  • suffer
  • converge
  • be well
  • agree

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. last

verb. ['ˈlæst'] persist for a specified period of time.

Synonyms

  • drag on
  • drag out
  • wear
  • hold out
  • measure
  • endure
  • run for

Antonyms

  • enjoy
  • rush
  • accelerate
  • activation

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. last

verb. ['ˈlæst'] continue to live through hardship or adversity.

Synonyms

  • survive
  • hold water
  • be
  • live
  • subsist
  • perennate
  • exist
  • live on
  • hold out
  • go
  • live out
  • endure
  • hold up

Antonyms

  • appear
  • no-go
  • live in
  • forbid

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. last

noun. ['ˈlæst'] the temporal end; the concluding time.

Synonyms

  • finish
  • stopping point
  • ending
  • end
  • close
  • finis
  • finale

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • refrain
  • begin
  • go off

Etymology

  • hlæst (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • latost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • læstan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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