Antonyms
Etymology

1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Last Rites

  • overexcites
  • semi-heights
  • nonwhites
  • de-excites
  • stylites
  • reunites
  • overwrites
  • clevite's
  • unites
  • tonight's
  • rewrites
  • recites
  • polites
  • invites
  • incites
  • ignites
  • excites
  • delights
  • benights
  • whites
  • white's
  • trites
  • stites
  • slights
  • grites
  • greitz
  • flights
  • flight's
  • crites
  • clites

Example sentences of the word last-rites


1. Noun Phrase
This is consistent with their rejection of many other Catholic rituals, including last rites or infant baptism.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] most unlikely or unsuitable.

Antonyms

  • inelastic

Etymology

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

8. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] conclusive in a process or progression.

Synonyms

  • ultimate
  • net

Antonyms

  • recorded
  • dormant
  • extinct

Etymology

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

9. last

noun. ['ˈlæst'] a person's dying act; the final thing a person can do.

Antonyms

  • unreverberant

Etymology

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

10. last

adjective. ['ˈlæst'] highest in extent or degree.

Synonyms

  • high

Antonyms

  • dead
  • inanimate

Etymology

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