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Part of speech: Adjective

Coming after the usual time; tardy; long delayed; as, a late spring; far on toward the end or close; as, a late hour of the day; recent; as, a late occurrence; formerly in office; as, the late secretary of state; recently dead; as, the late Mr. Brown.

Part of speech: Adverb

After delay; as, to arrive late; after the usual time; as, to get up late; of late, recently; as, I have not seen you of late.

Part of speech: Noun


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