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Synonyms for latter
ˈlæt ərlat·ter

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  1. latteradjective

    Antonyms:
    aforementioned, former, aforesaid

  2. latteradjective

    Antonyms:
    aforesaid, former, aforementioned

  3. latteradjective

    Antonyms:
    former, aforesaid, aforementioned

  4. latteradjective

    Antonyms:
    aforesaid, former, aforementioned

Princeton's WordNet

  1. latteradjective

    the second of two or the second mentioned of two

    "Tom and Dick were both heroes but only the latter is remembered today"

    Antonyms:
    former

  2. latter(a)adjective

    referring to the second of two things or persons mentioned (or the last one or ones of several)

    "in the latter case"

    Antonyms:
    former

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. latteradjective

    Synonyms:
    last mentioned (of two)

  2. latteradjective

    Synonyms:
    recent, modern

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "latter":

    last, latest, second, past, recent, final, ultimate, later, iast

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#126last
#150after
#318following
#486second
#548recent
#588latest
#758past
#820final
#944later
#2668ultimate
#4534subsequent
#4798latter
#17158concluding
#17287posterior
#19999succeeding
#22854hinder
#25298hind
#27348consequent
#266300hindmost

How to use latter in a sentence?

  1. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.:

    A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.

  2. North Europe.Tobacco:

    In girls from West Europe -- Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland -- the rate of smoking initiation in young adolescents reached the rate observed in late adolescents, age 16 to 20, around year 2005, although for the latter group the rate was declining.

  3. Johanna Konta:

    The more opportunities I get to be in the latter stages of Grand Slams, the more experience I gain, experience can only bring good things. It can only help with managing different things, different situations that come up at this point of the tournament.

  4. Hippocrates, Law:

    There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.

  5. Angus Houston:

    I think we've got to be very, very careful because you can turn this system off, what would have happened while the system is operating, we'd know exactly where the aircraft was. If somebody had turned the system off, we're in the same set of circumstances as we've experienced on the latter part of the flight of MH370.


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