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the latest thing

The newest, most recent, or most current trend. Deep V-necks are becoming the latest thing in wedding dress fashions. Biometric sensors, such as for retinas and thumbprints, are the latest thing in smartphone security.
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To her, as to most English people, it was the centre of gaiety and fashion: she had heard of the Magasin du Louvre, where you could get the very latest thing for about half the price you had to pay in London; a friend of hers had passed her honeymoon in Paris and had spent all day at the Louvre; and she and her husband, my dear, they never went to bed till six in the morning all the time they were there; the Moulin Rouge and I don't know what all.
And the latest thing he had done was always on men's lips, whether it was being first in the heartbreaking stampede to Danish Creek, in killing the record baldface grizzly over on Sulphur Creek, or in winning the single-paddle canoe race on the Queen's Birthday, after being forced to participate at the last moment by the failure of the sourdough representative to appear.
She wore an odd little vizored cap of white leghorn, which may either have been the latest thing in children's hats, or some bit of ancient finery furbished up for the occasion.
"What's the very latest thing in literature?" Mary asked, good- humoredly pointing to the yellow-covered volume beneath Mr.
The latest thing women can do in the quest for aesthetic perfection?
IT'S been interesting to hear about the latest thing linked to cancer - sugary drinks, including pure fruit juice.
Nevertheless, there are always ultra keen technophiles desperate to get their hands on the latest thing. Others take the entirely reasonable view that if their existing phone is doing the business, what is the point of making the jump to 5G?
| The latest thing in bags is a teeny tiny handbag that might just be big enough for your key.
seems that emergency services vehicles being targeted is the latest thing...
The "latest thing" in China's auto market is often much newer than the "latest thing" elsewhere.
The latest thing for the moaners to rant about on Twitter and other social media platforms - the keyboard warriors if you will - is the vegan sausage roll launched by Greggs.
Locals feared the development on the site of Woodside Cottage in Chapel Lane would be the latest thing to "slither" pastSurrey Heath Borough Council(SHBC).
Apparently, office dogs are the latest thing (tinyurl.com/workdogs).
Apparently, office dogs are the latest thing tinyurl.com/workdogs).