senast

SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

senast

  1. superlative predicative form of sen.

AdverbEdit

senast

  1. latest, most recently, last time
    sedan bandet uppträdde senast, hade två medlemmar slutat
    since the band performed last time, two members had quit
  2. at the latest, no later than
    senast den 24 november måste ansökan vara oss till handa
    the application must have arrived no later than November 24

Usage notesEdit

  • In the common phrase "tack för senast", one expresses gratitude for having been received as a guest at a previous (the most recent = senast) occasion. This is used as a greeting phrase when first meeting the former host. If the host received a gift, it is common to answer "det är jag som ska tacka".
Last modified on 24 September 2013, at 02:14