latter-day

[ lat-er-dey ]
/ ˈlæt ərˌdeɪ /

adjective

of a later or following period: latter-day pioneers.
of the present period or time; modern: the latter-day problems of our society.

Nearby words

  1. latrorse,
  2. lats,
  3. latte,
  4. latten,
  5. latter,
  6. latter-day saint,
  7. latter-day saints,
  8. latter-day saints, church of jesus christ of,
  9. latterly,
  10. lattermost

Origin of latter-day

First recorded in 1835–45; latter + day

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British Dictionary definitions for latter-day

latter-day

adjective

present-day; modern
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