last hurrah


noun

a politician's final campaign.
any final attempt, competition, performance, success, or the like: his last hurrah as a college football star.

Nearby words

  1. last but not least,
  2. last chance saloon,
  3. last fling,
  4. last gasp,
  5. last gospel,
  6. last judgment,
  7. last knockings,
  8. last laugh, have the,
  9. last mile,
  10. last minute

Origin of last hurrah

from The Last Hurrah, a novel (1956) by U.S. author Edwin O'Connor (1918–68)

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