What is another word for late?

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Adjective
Doing something or taking place after the expected, proper, or usual time
“Her plight is merely a bureaucratic blunder but she has left it too late to save the day.”
Adjective
Having died recently
“A late colleague of mine.”
Adjective
No longer living
“For her late husband, David, who died this summer, was one of the villagers who had previously rung the bell.”
Adjective
Being far along in development
“… late impressionism gave rise to pointillism.”
Adjective
Recent
“Some late news just in for the people of Merseyside.”
Adjective
Adverb
After the expected, proper, or usual time
“I sprang into action and started to run for the hole but remembered too late the girl behind me.”
Adverb
At or until a time far on in the day or night
“Try to get up at the same time every morning, even if you stayed up late the night before.”
Adverb
Not long ago
“… the actress, late of New York but now of Los Angeles, is being eagerly sought for film roles.”
Adverb
After a deadline has passed, past a designated time
“I was working late at the office.”
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