Lastly
Lastly Last"ly, adv. 1. In the last place; in conclusion. [1913 Webster]

2. at last; finally. [1913 Webster]


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  • lastly — late 14c., from LAST (Cf. last) (adj.) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • lastly — ► ADVERB ▪ in the last place; last …   English terms dictionary

  • lastly — [last′lē] adv. in conclusion; finally …   English World dictionary

  • lastly — last|ly [ˈla:stli US ˈlæst ] adv [sentence adverb] used when telling someone the last thing at the end of a list or a series of statements ≠ ↑firstly ▪ Lastly, could I ask all of you to keep this information secret. ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ WORD CHOICE: lastly,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lastly — [[t]lɑ͟ːstli, læ̱st [/t]] 1) ADV: ADV with cl/group You use lastly when you want to make a final point, ask a final question, or mention a final item that is connected with the other ones you have already asked or mentioned. Lastly, I would like… …   English dictionary

  • lastly — adverb (sentence adverb) used when you want to say one more thing at the end of a list: Lastly, could I ask all of you to keep this information secret. USAGE NOTE: LASTLY WORD CHOICE: lastly, last of all, finally, in the end, at last Lastly, last …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • lastly — last|ly [ læstli ] adverb * used when you want to make one more statement, ask one more question, or mention one more thing in a list before you finish: And lastly, I should remind you that your reports are due tomorrow …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lastly — adverb lastly, I would like to thank my parents Syn: finally, in conclusion, to conclude, to sum up, to end, last, ultimately Ant: firstly …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • lastly */ — UK [ˈlɑːs(t)lɪ] / US [ˈlæstlɪ] adverb used when you want to make one more statement, ask one more question, or mention one more thing in a list before you finish And lastly, remember that your essays are due tomorrow …   English dictionary

  • lastly — [ˈlɑːs(t)li] adv used when you want to say one more thing before you finish speaking Syn: finally And lastly, remember that your essays are due tomorrow.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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