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Alternative clues for the word late
Like the White Rabbit
Word repeated before "show"
After the bell
After 11 P.M.
Like an inveterate procrastinator
Better than never?
Not on time
Midnight or beyond
With 55-Down, Insomniac's TV fare
How workaholics often work
Word repeated before show
When repeated, like some shows
Missing a deadline
Still not there
How one might run
Better ___ than never
Missing the deadline
Pushing midnight, say
After midnight, say
After the whistle
Missing the boat, say
Missing the boat
Subject to a fine, maybe
Likely to miss the bus, say
After the buzzer
Like some shifts
Baseball All-Star Kinsler and others
Fashionable, some say
With 20-Across, Conan's domain
When repeated, kind of show
With 14-Down, like some talk shows
Partner of great
One way to be running or working
At nine and a half months, say
All-too-common flight status
Like some additions and editions
Like the baby in a 9 1/2-month pregnancy
Bad way to run
Like fashionable partygoers?
___ hit, penalty causer
Like George Apley
Kind of show
Like a certain Marquand hero
Like Marquand's Apley
Until the wee hours
Like some bloomers
Kind of edition
It's better than never
Anagram for tael
Like a certain Apley
Word for Apley
"The ___ George Apley"
Like some editions
Word with news or edition
Like some shows
Adjective aptly applied to Apley
Adjective for a Marquand hero
Like X-o'clock scholars
Adjective for George Apley
Better this than never
"___ and soon": Wordsworth
Lasting into the wee hours
Never too ___
Kind of show or Latin
"Better ___ than . . . "
"The ___ Show"
Et al. anagram
Paton's "Too ___ the Phalarope"
Word definitions for late in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. adjective COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a late frost (= one that happens in late spring ) ▪ There’s always the danger of a late frost killing the buds. a late night (= when you go to bed late ) ▪ We had a late night last night. a later version ▪ a...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Late \Late\ (l[=a]t), a. [Compar. Later (l[=a]t"[~e]r), or latter (l[a^]t"t[~e]r); superl. Latest (l[=a]t"[e^]st) or Last (l[.a]st).] [OE. lat slow, slack, AS. l[ae]t; akin to OS. lat, D. laat late, G. lass weary, lazy, slack, Icel. latr, Sw. lat, Dan....
Word definitions in Wiktionary
a. 1 Near the end of a period of time. 2 Specifically, near the end of the day. 3 (context usually not used comparatively English) Associated with the end of a period. 4 Not arriving until after an expected time. 5 Not having had an expected menstrual period....
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Old English læt "occurring after the customary or expected time," originally "slow, sluggish," from Proto-Germanic *lata- (cognates: Old Norse latr "sluggish, lazy," Middle Dutch, Old Saxon lat , German laß "idle, weary," Gothic lats "weary, sluggish, lazy,"...
Word definitions in WordNet
adj. being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time; "late evening"; "late 18th century"; "a late movie"; "took a late flight"; "had a late breakfast" [ant: early , middle ] after the expected or usual time; delayed;...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
"Late" was an obscure single released in very limited numbers by the band Blue Angel , taken from their 1980 album also called Blue Angel . Lee Brovitz was the primary songwriter, sharing co-writing credits with Lauper and Turi. The single attained chart...
Usage examples of late.
The name of his partially duped accomplice and abettor in this last marvelous assault, is no other than PHILIP LYNCH, Editor and Proprietor of the Gold Hill News.
Yet I know that thou wilt abide here till some one else come, whether that be early or late.
It was now late in the afternoon, and Ralph pondered whether he should abide the night where he was and sleep the night there, or whether he should press on in hope of winning to some clear place before dark.
But his thought stayed not there, but carried him into the days when he was abiding in desire of the love that he won at last, and lost so speedily.
After seeing Abie Singleton at the club last night, he suspected sleep was to become but a bitter memory.
B-39 Peacemaker force has been tasked by SIOP with maintaining an XK-Pluto capability directed at ablating the ability of the Russians to activate Project Koschei, the dormant alien entity they captured from the Nazis at the end of the last war.
Children who at the babbling stage are not exposed to the sounds of actual speech may not develop the ability to speak later, or do so to an abnormally limited extent.
I just sat back on my heels and let her tongue lash over me, until at last it dawned on me that the old abo must have gone running to her and she thought we were responsible for scaring him out of what wits he had.
Then at last scraps of weed appeared to him, and then pieces of wood, abob in the water.
Thus then they abode a-feasting till the sun was westering and the shadows waxed about them, and then at last Ralph rose up and called to horse, and the other wayfarers arose also, and the horses were led up to them.
The standards of Ishterebinth, last of the Nonmen Mansions, charged deep into a sea of abominations, leaving black-blooded ruin in their wake.
I knew he usually aborted only married women, in their late twenties and thirties.
It was Sandy Wan, the woman who would later help me track down the truth about the abortus vendors.
I can assure you I have quite a lot at my disposal all kinds of different spells fee faw fums, mumbo jumbos, abraxas, love potions, he glanced quickly at the queen here and added, though I see you have no need of the last of those, having a very beautiful wife whom you love to distraction.
Five minutes later the Lackawanna, Captain Marchand, going at full speed, delivered her blow also at right angles on the port side, abreast the after end of the armored superstructure.