He stayed up all night in a last ditch effort to finish on time.
Last-ditch Sentence Examples
In a last ditch effort to get a rise out of sullen Fred, Dean related Martha's story about the mine and her discovery of the skeleton.
Dean figured Fred was making a last ditch effort for a dispensation from his public duty.
He informed Dean the climbers, who were due to check out later, had left for the ice park, grumbling at the heavy accumulation of snow which was abating to a last-ditch flurry after depositing thirty inches of fluffy white.
The post-war slump brought a last-ditch amalgamation of traction engine manufacturers including Burrell's.
A sunset clause is a last-ditch attempt to put at least some protection or roadblock in place.