Thesaurus / last gasp
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With the superhuman strength of the last gasp I surged under my tormentor—and he noticed me.

Yellowstone NightsHerbert Quick

The "Congress" fought to the last gasp, but that last gasp came all too soon.

Tom Strong, Lincoln's ScoutAlfred Bishop Mason

A boat was lowered, and we were fished up, clinging to each other, as if bound to hold on to the last gasp.

The Gypsy Queen's VowMay Agnes Fleming

For two days they pushed steadily on, travelling day and night, until men and beasts were alike at their last gasp.

Non-producing knights of the gilded circle have always ridden the tiring nation to its last gasp.

Criminal TypesV. M. Masten

But if he were obdurate in blaming her, she would stand on her own innocence and fight to the last gasp.

Is He Popenjoy?Anthony Trollope

Conan bent over Topal, seeing that the man was at his last gasp.

Red NailsRobert E. Howard

My party was at its last gasp too; it only wanted a telegram to Helen to give it its coup de grce.'

Robert ElsmereMrs. Humphry Ward

He leveled off as the Merlin gave its last gasp of power and sent the ship gliding toward home.

A Yankee Flier with the R.A.F.Rutherford G. Montgomery

It was there that Warwick slew his horse, and swore to stand by Edward to his last gasp.

WORDS RELATED TO LAST GASP

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.