From Middle English laste, latst, syncopated variant of latest.
From Middle English lasten, from Old English lǣstan, from Proto-Germanic *laistijaną. Cognate with German leisten ("yield").
From Old English læste, Proto-Germanic *laistiz. Compare Swedish läst, German Leisten.
From Middle English last, from Old English hlæst ("burden, load, freight"), from Proto-Germanic *hlastuz ("burden, load, freight"), from Proto-Indo-European *kleh₂- ("to put, lay out"). Cognate with West Frisian lêst, Dutch last, German Last, Swedish last, Icelandic lest.
Modern English dictionary
Explore and search massive catalog of over 900,000 word meanings.
Word of the Day
Get a curated memorable word every day.
Level up your vocabulary by setting personal goals.