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Definitions of late:

part of speech: adjective

( comp. LATER; superl. LATEST), Slow, tardy: behindhand: coming after the expected time: long delayed: far advanced towards the close: last in any place or character: deceased: departed: out of office: not long past.

part of speech: adverb

After delay; as, to arrive late; after the usual time; as, to get up late; of late, recently; as, I have not seen you of late.

part of speech: noun

Lateness.

part of speech: superlative

Latest.

part of speech: adjective

LATE, LATELY.

part of speech: adverb

After the usual time; in time not long past.

part of speech: adjective

Coming after the usual time; tardy; long delayed; as, a late spring; far on toward the end or close; as, a late hour of the day; recent; as, a late occurrence; formerly in office; as, the late secretary of state; recently dead; as, the late Mr. Brown.

part of speech: comparative

Later.

part of speech: adjective

Coming after the usual time; tardy; long- delayed; deceased; departed; far in the day or night.

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