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Princeton's WordNet

  1. last-ditchadjective

    of something done as a final recourse (especially to prevent a crisis or disaster)

    "a last-ditch attempt"

    Antonyms:
    proximate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "last-ditch":

    last-minute

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  1. Irwin Redlener:

    National Institutes of Health also has a very sizable health service for people who have not been successfully treated with conventional modalities and are on research protocols, often as a last ditch effort to be cured -- and that's obviously very meaningful.

  2. Mayor Jimmy Witt:

    We have started a last-ditch effort to try and protect the southern borders of the city.

  3. Jared Goodman:

    The tide has turned for SeaWorld, it's a last-ditch effort to sway a public that has already made up its mind.

  4. Jennifer Lawrence and James McAvoy:

    Maybe when people get really tired of superhero movies, they'll do it as one last ditch desperate attempt to kind of milk the cow dry, i think there are so many characters in the X-Men universe that we could go and explore before we have to go and mash up with those guys.

  5. Alan Boswell:

    This is a last-ditch attempt but a serious one to broker a deal, the concern is that it's not at all obvious how they will prevent the catastrophe of 2016 from recurring, since the framework for the deal is not substantially different than it was in the 2015 deal.

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