the last thing (one) wants

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the last thing (one) wants

Something which one absolutely does not want or has no use for. The last thing I want right now is a lengthy court battle, so let's try and get through this divorce as painlessly as possible. A fancy new computer that I have no idea how to use is the last thing I want for Christmas!
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Rafa has taken the cautious approach against these two teams because the last thing wants are heavy defeats.