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dead last

In last place, especially by a wide margin, as for a race or other competition. I didn't train at all for that marathon, so I guess it's no wonder I finished dead last.
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The Pelican State ranked dead last in opportunity and was in the 40s in every other category, the only state to accomplish that feat.
Bijarani, the planning and development minister, and his spouse, Fariha RazAzak, were found dead last Thursday in their Karachi house and police investigators had concluded that he first shot dead his wife and then committed suicide with his pistol.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 4 (ANI): The Shalimar Bagh Max Hospital that has been hitting the headlines for quite some time now has decided to terminate the services of two of its doctors, who were involved in wrongly declaring a newborn dead last week.
De los Santos was shot dead last August 17 in Caloocan City by police officers who claimed that the minor had opened fire at them when he saw them coming.
Karachi -- Funeral prayers of Khurram Zaki, a human rights activist and social media campaigner who was shot dead last night, have been offered outside Chief Minister House on Sunday evening.
KARACHI -- Funeral prayers for Khurram Zaki, a human rights activist and social media campaigner who was shot dead last night, have been offered outside Chief Minister House on Sunday evening.
com/articles/166889/Russian+Opposition+Politician+Boris+Nemtsov+Shot+Dead+in+Moscow">murder of opposition activist Boris Nemtsov who was shot dead last week.
The unnamed worker, a sub contractor, according to the construction firm, was shot dead last Friday when several workers were traveling without their security escorts.
Saifullah, who was a former jihadi leader associated with the Jamiat-i-Islami group, had survived a gun attack that left three others person dead last year.
The actress was shattered when she found threeweek-old Flynn dead last May.
Previously it said water was improving after trout, eel and lamprey were found dead last month.
Summary: The wife of a pro-Syrian regime official shot dead last week in south Lebanon was arrested by General Security when she crossed to Lebanon Tuesday night, a judicial source told The Daily Star.
INJURIES to the neck and head are believed to have caused the death of a Slovakian national found dead last November.
MORE than 25 people were feared dead last night after a bomb ripped open buildings in the heart of Norway's government and a man dressed as a police officer opened fire at an island youth camp connected to the ruling party.
A MEMORIAL service is to be held for a Rhyl pensioner who was found dead last month.