What does the word latter mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Latterly.

Usage examples for latter

  1. As to the latter, Marion only knew that she had lost it- that she had looked for it- she did not say why- and without success. – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  2. The latter, she feared. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. It is even likely that you will come to think the latter less important. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward