last minute definition

  • noun:
    • the time just before a substantial or concluding minute particularly a deadline, deadline, or planned event: always waits before last-minute to accomplish his vacation shopping.
    • An arbitrary (non-specific) time, too near a deadline to sensibly start a critical task.
    • the most recent feasible moment
  • adjective:
    • extremely close to a deadline.

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