the last thing (one) needs

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the last thing (one) needs

Something which one absolutely does not want or has no use for. The last thing we need is a lengthy court battle, so let's try to end our marriage as civilly as possible. A fancy new computer I have no idea how to use is the last thing I need right now!
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On the hen night, Kerry does her best to persuade Bernice that a sexless marriage is the last thing she wants and tries to get her together with Andy, a previous fling and a much better bet for a bit of passion.
As a full-time medical professional and mom of two young boys, Grand Rapids resident Melissa Gorman said the last thing she wants to do at the end of a long week is take her kids grocery shopping.
Seeing people suffer so much, like Omar and Mira have, the last thing she wants is to have the worry of how to find money for the funeral," said mumof-three Jo.
The last thing she wants is some trashy drama and to be called a home wrecker by a twentysomething-year-old girl at such a classy event.
The 'Applause' singer, who has been dating the 'Chicago Fire' star since 2011, continued saying that since she's in charge all day long, the last thing she wants is to tell Kinney what to do.
But as much fun as she is at work, the last thing she wants to do when she gets home is settle down to watch herself on screen.
The only problem is: Bessie herself is hiding from men; and the last thing she wants is an involvement with any man, let alone a demigod.
After a woman has been debased by a man -- whether he is aware he did so or not -- the last thing she wants from him is a hug.
The last thing she wants is for a potential client to search her name and to be faced with a series of sordid pictures of her with her legs wide open.
If you look for her leg as your guide, you will without a doubt walk in towards it and knock her off of her leg, and that is the last thing she wants.
She says it's the last thing she wants to happen, adding: "I know everybody is wanting Mum to go back to X Factor but I don't want it to happen.
It has taken VB a good few years of graft and an awful lot of criticism for her to make the transition from fashion joke to fashion icon (not to mention a Marc Jacobs advert which featured her with a bag on her head), so I should imagine the last thing she wants is Cheryl riding on her designer coat tails.
But although she probably bumped into an above-average newcomer that day (won again since) and will appreciate the return to 7f, she's looked a difficult ride on both starts and this track's undulations might be the last thing she wants.