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latter

lat·ter

latter

 
pronunciation:
lae tr
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: the second of two mentioned.
I prefer the latter song to the former.
antonyms:
former
similar words:
last, second
definition 2: more advanced in time or sequence.
antonyms:
former, initial, previous
similar words:
advanced, later
definition 3: near to the end.
the latter part of his life
synonyms:
later
antonyms:
early
similar words:
advanced, final