(UK and Canada) The sounding of a bugle, signalling the evening hour to bed down, also used at military funerals and remembrance services.
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Last-post Sentence Examples
In 1992 six new silver bugles were presented to the Last Post Association.
This last post left him plenty of leisure, which he used for travelling and cultivating the society of interesting people, a taste which earned him the title of Monsignore Ubique.
This last post was filled continuously up to the Revolution by his descendants.
From this last post he was removed in December 1570 as a Crypto-Calvinist.
Meeting a comrade at the last post station but one before Moscow, Denisov had drunk three bottles of wine with him and, despite the jolting ruts across the snow-covered road, did not once wake up on the way to Moscow, but lay at the bottom of the sleigh beside Rostov, who grew more and more impatient the nearer they got to Moscow.