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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The last thing she wants is to be drawn into saving a community that seems determined to take her to its heart and to resuscitate hers .
Love, Lies & Records BBC1, 9pm Kate is reeling from the discovery that Judy has incriminating footage of her and Rick, and after her spontaneous proposal to Rob, her secret is the last thing she wants out in the open.
By Saturday, my wife has had enough of football, so the last thing she wants is to watch an extra hour and a half.
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.
When Lessa's "father" (the kidnapper Hank) returns after being in prison, the last thing she wants to do is go with him, as there is something about him--a memory maybe--that tells her he's not to be trusted.
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.
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.
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.
The last thing she wants is to stay married to him - especially as she was on her way to see her real love, Michael - but Paul threatens that he''ll send Declan to jail if she refuses.