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synonyms for famous last words

  • farewell
  • windup
  • adieu
  • climax
  • closer
  • coda
  • conclusion
  • crowning achievement
  • crowning glory
  • culmination
  • dying words
  • end piece
  • envoi
  • epilogue
  • farewell performance
  • final appearance
  • final appearance or performance
  • final gesture
  • finis
  • goodbye
  • last act
  • last hurrah
  • last shot
  • parting song
  • peroration
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How to use famous last words in a sentence

He prepared a glossary of provincial and archological words, intended for a supplement to Johnson's Dictionary.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
About this time the famous Philippine painter, Juan Luna (vide p. 195), was released after six monthsʼ imprisonment as a suspect.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Among the Perpendicular additions to the church last named may be noted a very beautiful oaken rood-screen.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, SLICE 4VARIOUS
It seems very strange that I shall actually know Liszt at last, after hearing of him so many years.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
This wasn't at all what he meant to say, and it sounded very ridiculous; but somehow the words wouldn't come straight.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The strains of the syren at last woke her uncle, and brought back Miss Hood, who suggested that it was late.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Dick was at the wharf, one day last week, when one of the up river boats arrived.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
At last there appeared some probability of their accomplishing this, after a most curious and truly Mexican fashion.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
On the morning after Ramona's disappearance, words had been spoken by each which neither would ever forget.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
In the close relation and affection of these last days, the sense of alienation and antagonism faded from both their hearts.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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WORDS RELATED TO FAMOUS LAST WORDS

  • adieu
  • climax
  • closer
  • coda
  • conclusion
  • crowning achievement
  • crowning glory
  • culmination
  • dying words
  • end piece
  • envoi
  • epilogue
  • famous last words
  • farewell
  • farewell performance
  • final appearance
  • final appearance or performance
  • final gesture
  • finis
  • goodbye
  • last act
  • last hurrah
  • last shot
  • parting song
  • peroration
  • windup
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