last for

last for something

1. to exist for a period of time; to serve or function for a period of time. This condition has lasted for some time. Enjoy it while you can. It won't last forever.
2. to hold out or survive for a period of time. It's so hot in here. I don't think I can last for another minute. Can you last for another few minutes while I get this window open?
See also: last