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Synonyms for last-minute

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eleventh hour, last minuteadjective

    the latest possible moment

    "money became available at the eleventh hour"; "at the last minute the government changed the rules"

    last minute, eleventh hour


  2. last-minuteadjective

    just before a deadline; at the last minute

    "last-minute arrangements"


PPDB, the paraphrase database

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

    late-breaking, eleventh-hour, up-to-the-minute, last-ditch

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  1. Jeff Weaver:

    They wanted to make some last-minute changes to the debate. We obviously wanted to keep the format to what had been agreed to and I think people on our staff argued vigorously to that and were successful, we ended up prevailing.

  2. Bill Sims:

    There are question marks around some of the Chinese names, there is an issue of compliance. People want to know, where is all this money coming from? How is it being sourced? Are they going to pull out of the deals last minute?

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    The package is ready to go, the vast majority of senators on both sides of the aisle want it. There's now only one thing holding us back the junior senator from Kentucky is preventing swift passage of Ukraine aid because he wants to add at the last minute his own changes directly into the bill. His change is strongly opposed by many members of both parties.

  4. Neeraj Agrawal:

    This is no way to make policy. There's decisions being made that will massively influence how cryptocurrency develops in America, but it's being done as a last-minute addition to a must pass infrastructure bill, there's been a massive mobilization in DC to try to educate senators and members of Congress about the shortcomings of this language, but we do not have that much time.

  5. Jay DeGreenia:

    I'm an independent, so I usually wait until the last minute to see who's the best candidate, from what I've heard from him speaking and what's he done in New Jersey I like him a lot. I would definitely support him.


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