last call


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last call (for something)

 and last chance (for something)
Fig. the last opportunity for doing, getting, or having something. This is the last call for ice cream and cake. It's almost all gone.
See also: call, last
References in classic literature ?
KERGUELEN, MARK BOAT reports last call from Cymena freighter(Gayer Tong Huk & Co.
The last call was answered immediately by a small fair creature with pale auburn hair and grey eyes, little more than four years old, who ran out silently and put her hand into her mother's.
To be sure, he had been quite civil on the occasion of our last call upon him, but the Story Girl had been with us then and had beguiled him into good-humour and generosity by the magic of her voice and personality.
I left this for the last call, so that we might find the lads just in from school.
As I had not seen Peepy on the occasion of our last call (when he was not to be found anywhere, and when the cook rather thought he must have strolled away with the dustman's cart), I now inquired for him again.
Much as I liked my companions, this hour was the thing in the day I liked most; and I liked it best of all when, as the light faded--or rather, I should say, the day lingered and the last calls of the last birds sounded, in a flushed sky, from the old trees-- I could take a turn into the grounds and enjoy, almost with a sense of property that amused and flattered me, the beauty and dignity of the place.
While Last Bottle Wines held a two-day sales event and Last Call Wines made 85 offers, it was not enough to pull the total out of a steep dive.
Last call for the amazing Max Graef at Twitch in Queen's Student Union tomorrow evening.
Last Call will challenge anyone who agrees with his statement "I don't understand church people who only hang around other church people," along with those who've been disillusioned by life and faith, to fling the doors open on their lives and their churches.
You will need to tell them when you received the last call (date and time), the nature of the call and the number that called you (check by dialling 1471 for the number of the last call).
Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go From Here: A Participant Media Guide provides a fine tie-in to the feature documentary on the looming global water crisis and is based on a forthcoming film by an Academy Award-winning director certain to gain much attention.
A LAST call to get tickets to a popular women's networking event has gone out.
Support for the band comes from dark and introspective SOVIET DISCO and, after a competition for young up and coming acts to win a place on the bill, they will be joined by Redcar's very own pop-punk purveyor's THE LAST CALL and soft rockers DIRTY MATTHEW.
Martin became agitated when the bartender refused to serve him and another man and woman drinks because it was after last call.
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