Part of speech: adverb

In the last month; shortened to ult.

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Usage examples "ultimo":

  1. The reply above referred to of the 31st ultimo also contained an expression of the readiness of Spain to submit to an arbitration all the differences which can arise in this matter, which is subsequently explained by the note of the Spanish Minister at Washington of the 10th instant as follows: As to the question of fact which springs from the diversity of views between the report of the American and Spanish boards, Spain proposes that the fact be ascertained by an impartial investigation by experts, whose decision Spain accepts in advance. - "Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom", Trumbull White.
  2. The president of the Gun Club has the honour to inform his colleagues that at the meeting on the 5th ultimo he will make them a communication of an extremely interesting nature. - "The Moon-Voyage", Jules Verne.
  3. Departed this life on Friday, the 30th ultimo, the Hon. - "Toronto of Old", Henry Scadding.