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Definition of Latter

Latter

  1. Later; more recent; coming or happening after something else; -- opposed to former; as, the former and latter rain.
  2. Of two things, the one mentioned second.
  3. Recent; modern.
  4. Last; latest; final.

Latter Quotations

Each new generation is reared by its predecessor; the latter must therefore improve in order to improve its successor. The movement is circular.
Emile Durkheim

Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Democritus

Old age may have its limitations and challenges, but in spite of them, our latter years can be some of the most rewarding and fulfilling of our lives.
Billy Graham

Those who create are rare; those who cannot are numerous. Therefore, the latter are stronger.
Coco Chanel

Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.
Karl Kraus
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Latter Translations

latter in Norwegian is sistnevnte, siste
latter in Swedish is senare
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