Ce dernier

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Definition

ce dernier, cette dernière : the latter

You know Micheline and Jacqueline? I’m flirting with the former, and my brother is dating the latter.

le premier, la première : the former, the first (one)

Examples

  • "J’ai voulu remercier ce dernier par téléphone, mais je suis tombée sur sa veuve."
  • "Ces derniers ont désormais le droit de porter votre nom, paraît-il."

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