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  • as inlate
  • as infinal
  • as inlast minute

synonyms for last-minute

  • slow
  • backward
  • behind
  • behind time
  • behindhand
  • belated
  • blown
  • delayed
  • dilatory
  • eleventh hour
  • gone
  • held up
  • hung up
  • in a bind
  • in the lurch
  • jammed
  • lagging
  • missed the boat
  • out of luck
  • overdue
  • postponed
  • put off
  • remiss
  • stayed
  • strapped
  • tardy
  • too late
  • unpunctual
  • closing
  • concluding
  • eventual
  • ultimate
  • end
  • finishing
  • lag
  • latest
  • latter
  • terminal
  • crowning
  • hindmost
  • supreme
  • terminating

antonyms for last-minute

MOST RELEVANT
  • antique
  • early
  • live
  • old
  • old-fashioned
  • on time
  • prompt
  • punctual
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    How to use last-minute in a sentence

    The bill will now start making its way through the Assembly, where it got hung up at the last minute last year, leading to some serious tension between Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon.
    SACRAMENTO REPORT: SOLAR BILL THAT SPLIT DEMS, ENVIRONMENTALISTS FAILSSARA LIBBY AND MACKENZIE ELMERJUNE 4, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    Center Nicklas Backstrom had a huge day for Washington’s dynamic top line, too, scoring the Capitals’ final goal in the last minute of the second period and adding two assists.
    ALEX OVECHKIN’S GUTSY EFFORT ISN’T ENOUGH, AND THE SHORTHANDED CAPITALS FALL TO THE FLYERSSAMANTHA PELLFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    They’re easy to order at the very last minute, easy to give from afar and they’ll spread the gifting fun out over weeks and months.
    GIFT GUIDE: LAST-MINUTE SUBSCRIPTIONS TO KEEP THE GIFTS GOING ALL YEARGREG KUMPARAKDECEMBER 23, 2020TECHCRUNCH
    After a minute's pause, while he stood painfully silent, she resumed in great emotion.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    I assure you, no matter how beautifully we play any piece, the minute Liszt plays it, you would scarcely recognize it!
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    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
    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
    By the time I had done my toilette there was a tap at the door, and in another minute I was in the salle--manger.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO LAST-MINUTE

    • final
    • last-ditch
    • last-minute
    • late
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