last but not least

Idioms & Phrases

last but not least

Last in sequence but not least in importance, as in Last but not least, I want to thank all the people who sent me copies of my article in the paper. [Late 1500s]

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last but not least

adverb
in addition to all the foregoing; "last not least he plays the saxophone" 
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